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Theo C. Marceau, fotographer,
826 Market St. Phelan Building
San Franciso, CAL
A WELL-KNOWN NAME.The signature at the foot of these lines has become ahousehold word in San Francisco. Photography, asthere are few cities in the world that can beat us at it.practiced here, has indeed become one of the arts, andcourse, but patient study and care in every detail hasOur atmosphere may have something to do with it, ofachieved more than anything else. Theo. C. Marceau,Phelan Building, can improve upon nature in his photo-whose beautiful studio is at 826 Market street, in thegraphs, and when one considers how handsome our womenespecially, find satisfaction in posing before his cameras.are, that is saying a great deal. A single glance at some of his work will suffice to prove what we say. Ladies,the person, divine their moods, and know how to catchOne must be an artist to know how one will look at one's best; one must be able, as it were, to fathom the nature ofwork done is perfect. All the latest styles of photographythem upon the plate that will hold them forever. This Mr. Marceau does, and he is surrounded by such efficient assistants in every department that every detail of theabsolutely lifelike. Considering the quality of his work,can be had in his studio. His color work is simply beauti- ful, and adds something to his pictures that makes them his prices are very low, reputation, in his case, bringinghim all the patrons he can desire.