Inscription: Blindstamp on velvet pillow in lid: C: "W & L Langenheim // Philadelphia // Exchange"
Langenheim Family; [Rinhart Galleries Inc., Colebrook, Connecticut]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, August 04, 1983
Lawson, Ellen NiKenzie. The Brothers Langenheim: Fathers of Modern Photography 13, no. 10 (Fall 1987). p. 19.
A portrait of William and his wife, Sophia (1826-52). In 1846 William married Sophia Palmer of Philadelphia. This is, perhaps, a portrait of the couple on their wedding day.