Photo, Print, Drawing [Unidentified man, half-length portrait, facing slightly left]
About this Item
- [Unidentified man, half-length portrait, facing slightly left]
- Grice, F. (Francis), photographer
Created / Published
- [ca. 1855]
- - Case: front - leather with gold-embossed scroll design; back - leather with gold-embossed frame design.
- - Stamped on brass mat: F. Grice.
- - Hallmark: Rinhart 29.
- - Barboza number: 6019.047.
- - Purchase; Anthony Barboza; 1999; (DLC/PP-1999:022).
- - Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress).
- 1 photograph : quarter-plate daguerreotype.
Call Number/Physical Location
- DAG no. 1366
- Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- cph 3g12544 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g12544
- cph 3g10718 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g10716
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZC4-12544 (color film copy transparency, after conservation) LC-USZC4-10718 (color film copy transparency, before conservation)
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Original served by appointment only.
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- Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
- Reproduction Number: LC-USZC4-12544 (color film copy transparency, after conservation) LC-USZC4-10718 (color film copy transparency, before conservation)
- Call Number: DAG no. 1366
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Chicago citation style:
Grice, F, photographer. Unidentified Man, Half-Length Portrait, Facing Slightly Left. , ca. 1855. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2004664552/.
APA citation style:
Grice, F., photographer. (ca. 1855) Unidentified Man, Half-Length Portrait, Facing Slightly Left. , ca. 1855. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2004664552/.
MLA citation style:
Grice, F, photographer. Unidentified Man, Half-Length Portrait, Facing Slightly Left. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2004664552/>.