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Untitled (Portrait of a Seated Man)

A work made of daguerreotype.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of daguerreotype.

Date:

1855

Artist:

Rufus Anson
American, active 1851-1867

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Rufus Anson

Title

Untitled (Portrait of a Seated Man)

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

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Made 1855

Medium

Daguerreotype

Dimensions

21.7 × 16.5 cm (8 9/16 × 6 1/2 in.); Open case: 23 × 37.6 × 1.1 cm (9 1/16 × 14 13/16 × 7/16 in.); Case: 23 × 18.8 × 2.1 cm (9 1/16 × 7 7/16 × 7/8 in.); Plate: 21.6 × 16.6 cm (8 1/2 × 6 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

The W. Bruce and Delaney H. Lundberg Collection, purchased with funds provided by The Leonian Charitable Trust

Reference Number

2019.261

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