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Three Men Playing Cards

Photography Studio:
W. & F. Langenheim (American, active 1843–1874)
Artist:
William Langenheim (American, born Germany, Schöningen 1807–1874)
Date:
March, 1842
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 7.3 x 5.7 cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in.) Frame: 21.6 x 18.1 cm (8 1/2 x 7 1/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.228
Not on view
Inscription: Handwritten in ink on frame backing TL-TR: One of the first Daguerreotypes // /taken by W. & F Langenheim, at their//rooms in the Philadelphia Exchange, March 1842.
Langenheim Family; [Rinhart Galleries, Inc., Colebrook, Connecticut]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, August 4, 1983

Apraxine, Pierre. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Reeds Springs, Mo.: White Oak Press, 1985. pl. 77.



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