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Gravediggers

Artist:
Unknown (American)
Date:
1853
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Dimensions:
visible: 12 x 8.8 cm (4 3/4 x 3 7/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
The Rubel Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee and Lila Acheson Wallace Gifts, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.382.43
Not on view
Inscription: Seal partially intact
Hermine B. Rubel; William Rubel; [Hans P. Kraus, Jr.]

Daniel, Malcolm. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin: Inventing a New Art: Early Photographs from the Rubel Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art 56, no. 4 (Spring 1999). p. 50.



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