Walt Whitman, The Moses Picture, between 1878 and 1879

  • Frank Pearsall, American, born 1841

Albumen print

  • Sheet: 11 1/2 × 8 3/4 inches (29.2 × 22.2 cm)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Feinberg

F78.128

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

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

Inscribed, dated in black pen and ink, on image, lower center: W W | 1878-9

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

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

Frank Pearsall, Walt Whitman, The Moses Picture, between 1878 and 1879, albumen print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Feinberg, F78.128.