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[African American man]

ca. 1853
Daguerreotype with applied color
Image (1/6 plate): 8.2 × 6.9 cm (3 1/4 × 2 11/16 in.)
Case: 9.3 × 8 × 1.9 cm (3 11/16 × 3 1/8 × 3/4 in.)
Gift of the 3M Foundation, ex-collection Louis Walton Sipley
1977.0245.0030
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Terms
  • daguerreotype
  • color photography
  • daguerreotypes
  • men
  • portraits
  • portrait
  • African Americans
  • commercial portraiture
  • applied color

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