Portrait of Two African-American Workers, Yale, New Haven, CT

1865
George Kendall Warren (American, 1824–1884)


Object Place: United States of America

Dimensions

Image (oval): 14.9 x 12 cm (5 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.) Sheet: 32 x 25.9 cm (12 5/8 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.575

Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

The figure on the is Theodore Ferris (“Candy Sam”), blind seller of apples and confectionary.

Provenance

Lee Gallery, Winchester, MA; from whom purchased by the MFA, 22 September 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Jessie H. Wilkinson - Jessie H. Wilkinson Fund, Lucy Dalbiac Luard Fund, Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund, Seth K. Sweetser Fund, and Helen B. Sweeney Fund