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Buguet Absent Sitter and Spirit Spirit Photograph

Absent Sitter Balech & Spirit of Father

An 1870s spirit photograph by Édouard Isidore Buguet. The photograph features a picture of an absent sitter identified as “Balech” and the spirit of his father. The photograph was placed in the March, 1875 publication of “Revue Spirite”, founded by Allan Kardec.

Photograph ID: 2022.69.1488

Type: Gelatin Silver Print

Period: 1870s

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