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Untitled (Portrait of a Standing Man with a Cow)

Black-and-white photograph in a gold mat of a large dark cow in profile and a dark-skinned man to the right, standing near a body of water.
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  • Black-and-white photograph in a gold mat of a large dark cow in profile and a dark-skinned man to the right, standing near a body of water.

Date:

1850s

Artist:

Montgomery Simons
American, 1817-1877

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Artist

Montgomery Simons

Title

Untitled (Portrait of a Standing Man with a Cow)

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1850–1860

Medium

Daguerreotype

Dimensions

10.8 × 14 cm (4 1/4 × 5 1/2 in., plate); 15.2 × 24.2 × 1 cm (open case); 15.2 × 12.1 × 2.3 cm (case)

Credit Line

The W. Bruce and Delaney H. Lundberg Collection, restricted gift of The Phillip Leonian and Edith Rosenbaum Leonian Charitable Trust

Reference Number

2019.594

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