Portrait of Two Young Boys, ca. 1851

  • Unknown

Daguerreotype with hand coloring

  • Plate: 3 1/2 × 2 1/2 inches (8.9 × 6.4 cm) Overall (case, closed): 3 1/2 × 4 3/4 inches (8.9 × 12.1 cm)

Bequest of Mrs. Eugene Beauharnais Gibbs

27.112

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Children (people by age group)
  • Hand coloring
  • Daguerreotype
  • Daguerreotype
  • Portrait

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.131).

Unknown, Portrait of Two Young Boys, ca. 1851, daguerreotype with hand coloring. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Mrs. Eugene Beauharnais Gibbs, 27.112.