Charles Sumner

1853–56
Southworth and Hawes (American, 1843–62)


Dimensions

Plate: 21.6 x 16.2 cm (8 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.716

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso, in graphite: "Charles Sumner".

Markings

U. r. plate maker mark: "Christofle". Spirit of Fact #13.

Provenance

William G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston); his gift to MFA, June 10,1954.

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen