The Hispanic Liverpool Community Collection

Ysabel Marcos.JPG
Ysabel Marcos Fernández (Llanera, 1873 - Liverpool, 1955)

Contributed by:

Joe Murphy

Date added:

Aug 18, 2015

Photographed by:


Date of the photo:

Unknown - early 20th century

Location of the photo:

Unknown - possibly at home in Liverpool?

Description of the Photo:
The photo shows Ysabel Marcos Fernández, maternal grandmother of Joe Murphy. She is posing in an elegant dress with a tartan parasol and a vase of flowers upon a chair. The backdrop is a patterned curtain hanging against a wall. Is this a snapshot, taken at home to emulate a photographer's studio?

Additional information:
Ysabel married her husband Baltasar González in Spain in 1903, and they moved to Liverpool shortly afterwards.