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Untitled (Portrait of a Standing Man Holding a Newspaper)

Black-and-white portrait photograph of a shoeless boy with dark skin standing in front of a painted backdrop of a fence, holding an open newspaper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • Black-and-white portrait photograph of a shoeless boy with dark skin standing in front of a painted backdrop of a fence, holding an open newspaper.

Date:

1875

Artist:

Unknown maker
American, 19th century

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Title

Untitled (Portrait of a Standing Man Holding a Newspaper)

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1875

Medium

Tintype

Dimensions

9.1 × 6.4 cm (3 5/8 × 2 9/16 in.); Card: 11 × 8.5 cm (4 3/8 × 3 3/8 in.); Plate: 10.2 × 7.7 cm (4 × 3 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

2019.615

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