Girl with plaid outfit and pantaloons

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1852-1857

Location Note

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

GUSN

GUSN-254035

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Description

Sixth-plate daguerreotypes of a girl (4-5) wearing a plaid outfit and pantaloons. She is standing next to a brocade covered table. The image was made by Jeremiah Gurney, a jeweller, inventor and author who learned daguerreotypy in the spring of 1840 and was active in New York into the 1850s. Cased with D.6.148.

Details

Descriptive Terms

children (people by age group)
costume (mode of fashion)
portraits
girls
tables (support furniture)
standing
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

(mat) j. gurney 349 broadway

Additional Identification Number

DagID 735

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D06.147

Places

New York City (New York state)

Record Details

Originator

Gurney, Jeremiah, 1812-1895 (Photographer)

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

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