Unidentified man

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1849

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-2 [Drawer 44 in old database]

GUSN

GUSN-254006

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

men (male humans)
costume (mode of fashion)
portraits
portrait format
busts (figures)
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

Mat: "M.A. & S. ROOT//363 BROADWAY NY" stamped on the bottom right corner. (MAT) M.A. & S. ROOT 363 BROADWAY NEW YORK

Additional Identification Number

DagID 346

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D06.118

Image Dimensions

3 1/4 x 2 3/4 (HxW)(inches)

Dimensions

3 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 5/8 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details

Originator

M.A. & S. Root (Photographic studio)
Root, Marcus Aurelius (Photographer)
Root, Samuel (Photographer)

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-2 [Drawer 44 in old database]