Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Copy of a Daguerreotype Portrait of a Lady]

Mathew B. Brady (American, born Ireland, 1823?–1896 New York)
ca. 1843
Plate: 2 5/8 × 2 1/8 in. (6.7 × 5.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, by exchange, 2005
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed on case, TC: M.B. BRADY and BC: "CASE MAKER N.Y."
[Rinhart Galleries, Inc., Colebrook, Connecticut, November 8, 1985]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Beyond the Edges: An Insider's Look at Early Photographs," October 9, 1998–February 14, 1999.

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