Charlotte Cushman and Matilda Hays

about 1855
Southworth and Hawes (American, active 1843–62)


Dimensions

Image: 19.0 x 15.2 cm (7 1/2 x 6 in.) Plate: 21.8 x 16.7 cm (8 9/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1392

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso, over paper, in graphite: " Charlotte Cushman".

Markings

L. l. 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