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Untitled (portrait of man in front of moving panorama with Arctic theme)
Untitled (portrait of man in front of moving panorama with Arctic theme)
Photographer Or:
Photographer:
Date:
ca. 1850–1857
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 50 x 62 mm (1 15/16 x 2 7/16 in.); Case: 60 x 73 x 12 mm (2 3/8 x 2 7/8 x 1/2 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1993.2
Acquisition Date:
1993-03-11
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Tribute Fund

Exhibition History:

Posing as Art: Photographs, Nineteenth-Century to Now
de Young, Gallery 12, 11/21/2009 - 04/25/2010

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, 14 June - 14 Sept 1997.

a portrait of a formally dressed man in top hat (the artist?) standing against a painting which depicts an arctic scene with a number of warmly dressed people sitting in one-man sleds being pulled by reindeer against a moonlit sky