Walt Whitman, 1871

  • Henry Ulke, American, 1821-1910
  • Julius Ulke, American, 1833-1910

Albumen print

  • Image: 4 1/2 × 3 3/8 inches (11.4 × 8.6 cm) Mount: 6 3/8 × 4 3/8 inches (16.2 × 11.1 cm)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Feinberg in honor of the 80th birthday of Professor Thelma James

F79.65

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Albumen process
  • Photographic paper
  • Portrait
  • Author
  • Essayist
  • Poet
  • Man
  • Hat
  • Albumen print
  • United states
  • Whitman, walt

Stamped, in letterpress, on verso, center: Henry Ulke & Bro., | No 1111 Pennsylvania Avenue | Washington, D. C.

Inscribed, in black ink,on sheet, below image, lower right: Walt | Whitman | 1871

Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Feinberg (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1979-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Saunders, Henry D. Whitman Portraits. Toronto, 1922, no. 34.

Henry Ulke; Julius Ulke, Walt Whitman, 1871, albumen print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Feinberg in honor of the 80th birthday of Professor Thelma James, F79.65.