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Frederick David Langenheim

Artist:
William Langenheim (American, born Germany, Schöningen 1807–1874)
Date:
ca. 1850–51
Medium:
Calotype from a daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 18.1 x 12.7 cm (7 1/8 x 5 in.) Sheet: 24.1 x 15.4 cm (9 1/2 x 6 1/16 in.) Mount: 25.4 x 20.3 cm (10 x 8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.231
Not on view
Inscription: Handwritten in ink recto B: "No.2//350 W.//3 Chl. Of F…(illegilbe)//Pirkens…(illegible); handwritten in pencil verso T: No.2; handwritten in pencil verso B: No.2.
Langenheim Family; [Rinhart Galleries, Inc., Colebrook, Connecticut]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, August 4, 1983

Lawson, Ellen NiKenzie. The Brothers Langenheim: Fathers of Modern Photography 13, no. 10 (Fall 1987). p. 19.



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