Crayon Portrait of a Lady, by Seth Cheney

1850–60
Southworth and Hawes (American, active 1843–62)


Dimensions

Plate: 10.8 x 8.3 cm (4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1994.145

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Markings

L. l. plate maker mark: "Scovills". Spirit of Fact #1.

Provenance

Richard Parker, Jaffrey, NH; gift to MFA May 25, 1994.

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Parker in memory of Herman Parker