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Identification and Creation
Object Number
P2005.12
People
J.H. Whitehurst Galleries, American (active 1850s-1860s)
Title
Untitled (postmortem portrait of infant with flowers)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
c. 1855
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/49758
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hand-colored quarter-plate daguerreotype
Technique
Daguerreotype
Dimensions
image: 6.3 x 8.4 cm (2 1/2 x 3 5/16 in.)
plate, sight: 8.3 x 10.7 cm (3 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Kate, Maurice R. and Melvin R. Seiden Purchase Fund for Photographs
Accession Year
2005
Object Number
P2005.12
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Ancient to Modern, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2012 - 06/01/2013

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