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Unidentified woman with daguerreotype case

PC005.D06.132 (RS13904)

Description

Young woman holding a daguerreotype case in her lap. Probably taken by Lorenzo G. Chase, active in Boston as an independent operator from 1846-1851.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1845
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
Case: "Made by William shew, corner of court and Howard sts. Boston" Mat: "CHASE" is stamped on the lower right corner. (MAT) CHASE (CASE) MADE BY WILLIAM SHEW, CORNER OF COURT & HOWARD STS., BOSTON
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: 357
GUSN
254020
Reference Code
PC005.D06.132

Record details

Originator
Chase, Lorenzo G., b. 1823 (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-2 [Drawer 44 in old database]

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