General John Ellis Wool

1845–61
Southworth and Hawes (American, active 1843–62)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

43.1403

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso, in graphite: "Gen. Wool".

Markings

U. r. plate maker mark: "Christofle" (only seal, not name). Spirit of Fact #13.

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