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Unidentified man

PC005.D06.118 (RS13862)

Description

Handsome man with defined cheek bones. Brothers Marcus Aurelius and Samuel Root were partners 1894-1851. Each operated independently, the former gaining prominence through writings on photography.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1849
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
Mat: "M.A. & S. ROOT//363 BROADWAY NY" stamped on the bottom right corner. (MAT) M.A. & S. ROOT 363 BROADWAY NEW YORK
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: 346
GUSN
254006
Reference Code
PC005.D06.118

Record details

Originator
M.A. & S. Root (Photographic studio)
Root, Marcus Aurelius (Photographer)
Root, Samuel (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
busts (figures)
costume (mode of fashion)
men (male humans)
portrait format
portraits
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-2 [Drawer 44 in old database]

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