Daniel Webster (1782–1852)

April 22, 1851
Southworth and Hawes (American, active 1843–62)


Dimensions

Plate: 21.7 x 16.5 cm (8 9/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.1401

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso, in graphite: "Copy" [scribbled out]. "Daguerreotype of a daguerreotype."

Markings

U. l. and u. r. plate maker mark: "star/40". Spirit of Fact #12.

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