Daniel Webester

around 1851
Southworth and Hawes (American, active 1843–62)


Dimensions

Image: 19.4 x 14.6 cm (7 5/8 x 5 6/8 in.) Plate: 21.6 x 16.5 cm (8 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

66.1066

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Corners rounded at the top. In reverse of and slightly larger dimensions than an indentical daguerreotype portrait of Webester in the MFA coll. (43. 1402)

Inscription

Verso, in graphite: "copy."

Markings

L. l. plate maker mark: "Doublé/J.P." Spirit of Fact #9.

Provenance

Henry L. Shattuck, Boston, MA; his gift to the MFA of December 14, 1966.

Credit Line

Gift of Henry L. Shattuck