Daniel Webster

about 1852
Attributed to Southworth and Hawes (American, active 1843–62), Possibly by John A. Whipple (American, 1822–1891)


Dimensions

Plate: 21.7 x 16.7 cm (8 9/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1488

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype (contemporary copy ?)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Contemporary copy ?

Inscription

Verso: in graphite: "copy?"

Markings

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

Provenance

Edward Southworth Hawes; gift to MFA December 9, 1943.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Southworth Hawes in memory of his father Josiah Johnson Hawes