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[Portrait of an Unidentified Man]

Artist:
Louis-Auguste Bisson (French, 1814–1876)
Date:
ca. 1842
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Dimensions:
9.2 x 7.4 cm (3 5/8 x 2 15/16 in. ) visible
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, Paul F. Walter Gift, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.354
Not on view
Inscription: Blind stamped on mat, BC: "LAB [interlaced, in circle]". Printed label on verso, C: "PORTRAITS // au DAGUERRÉOTYPE exécu[tés] // à l'ombre, à l'intérieur et en quelques secondes // par L. A. BISSON fils //Rue St. Germain-l'Auxerro[is 65] // à Paris."
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