Two women of Hurd or Codman family (?)

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1854

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-5 [Drawer 42 in old database]

GUSN

GUSN-253766

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

women (female humans)
costume (mode of fashion)
portraits
portrait format
sitting
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

Cushion: "Brady's Gallery//705 & 355//Broadway, New.York." is embossed into the cushion. (CASE) BRADY'S GALLERY 205 & 359 BROADWAY, NEW YORK

Additional Identification Number

DagID 291

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D02.063

Image Dimensions

5 1/2 x 4 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Dimensions

6 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 3/4 (HxWxD)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of John Codman, Sr.

Record Details

Originator

Brady, Mathew B., ca. 1823-1896 (Photographer)
Brady, Mathew B. (Photographer)

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-5 [Drawer 42 in old database]