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Two women of Hurd or Codman family (?)

PC005.D02.063 (RS13437)

Description

Two young women, probably of the Hurd/Codman family. Image by pioneer New York daguerreotypist, Mathew B. Brady, who later sponsored photography of the Civil War. Gift of John Codman Sr.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1854
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
Cushion: "Brady's Gallery//705 & 355//Broadway, New.York." is embossed into the cushion. (CASE) BRADY'S GALLERY 205 & 359 BROADWAY, NEW YORK
Dimensions
5 1/2x 4 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 4 3/4x 3/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 291
Credit Line
Gift of John Codman, Sr.
GUSN
253766
Reference Code
PC005.D02.063

Record details

Originator
Brady, Mathew B. (Photographer)
Brady, Mathew B., ca. 1823-1896 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
costume (mode of fashion)
portrait format
portraits
sitting
women (female humans)
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-5 [Drawer 42 in old database]

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