Portrait of a Boy, ca. 1856

  • Unknown

Daguerreotype with hand coloring

  • Plate: 3 3/8 × 2 3/8 inches (8.6 × 6 cm) Framed (case, closed): 4 3/4 × 3 3/4 inches (12.1 × 9.5 cm)

Bequest of Mrs. Eugene Beauharnais Gibbs

27.110

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Hand coloring
  • Daguerreotype
  • Portrait
  • Child
  • Daguerreotype
  • Boy

Mrs. Eugene Beauharnais Gibbs

1927-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rinhart, Floyd and Marion. American Miniature Case Art. South Brunswick and New York, 1969, pl. 112 (ill.).

Unknown, Portrait of a Boy, ca. 1856, daguerreotype with hand coloring. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Mrs. Eugene Beauharnais Gibbs, 27.110.