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George D. Ide as infant

PC005.D06.083 (RS13760)

Description

Infant, apparently with only one arm and no legs, is supported by apparatus concealed by drapery; Walter B. Eastman, listed at various Boston locations, had been an operator at Plumbe's Daguerrian Gallery in the 1840s

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1850
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
Mat: "Eastman" stamped at bottom right corner.
Dimensions
3 1/4x 2 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
3 3/4x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
3 3/4x 3 1/4x 5/8(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 87
GUSN
253971
Reference Code
PC005.D06.083

Record details

Originator
Eastman (Photographer)
Walter B. Eastman (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
infants
physically handicapped
portrait format
portraits
sitting
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-2 [Drawer 41 in old database]

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