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Walt Whitman, ca. 1860

  • American

Albumen print

  • Sheet: 4 3/4 × 3 inches (12.1 × 7.6 cm) Mount: 7 5/8 × 6 3/8 inches (19.4 × 16.2 cm)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Feinberg

F1983.263

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Albumen process
  • Photographic paper
  • Portrait
  • Author
  • Essayist
  • Poet
  • Man
  • Half figure
  • Albumen print
  • United states
  • Male portrait
  • Whitman, walt

Inscribed in pencil, on mount, center, verso: 1860 | SAUNDERS #23 Lower left: 5 [encircled]

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Feinberg (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1983-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Saunders, Henry S. Whitman Portraits. Toronto, 1922, no. 23 (ill.).

American, Walt Whitman, ca. 1860, albumen print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Feinberg, F1983.263.