A piece of cardboard—a portrait—in short, a carte de visite.
And then she apostrophized the carte de visite of the departed one.
It was here that Dantès caused to be left his first “carte de visite” upon his subsequent arrival.
The carte de visite had the photographers name on it, and his address, that of a good street.
It is not difficult to hunt out who owns to a carte de visite, particularly when the portraits that of a theatrical.
The term is applied also to a size of photograph of a larger size than the carte de visite but smaller than the "panel."