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Sleeping Baby

ca. 1855 Jesse H. Whitehurst Born: Virginia 1820 Died: Baltimore, Maryland 1875 daguerreotype with applied color plate: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (10.8 x 14.0 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment 1994.91.289 Not currently on view


Keywords

Figure - child - full length

State of being - other - sleep

photography - photoprint

daguerreotype

hand-colored

About Jesse H. Whitehurst

Born: Virginia 1820 Died: Baltimore, Maryland 1875