Mother and Son

  • Unidentified, Mother and Son, ca. 1855, daguerreotype with applied color, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment, 1994.91.192

Title
Mother and Son
Artist
Date
ca. 1855
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
plate: 5 5/8 x 4 3/8 in. (14.3 x 11.1 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment

Mediums Description
daguerreotype with applied color
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group – family
  • Figure group – family – mother and child
Object Number
1994.91.192
Palette
Linked Open Data
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