Medallion Portrait of a Woman

Daguerreotype, whole-plate | 20 x 15cm | c. 1850

Albert Sands Southworth

Southworth, a druggist, and Hawes, a carpenter and self-taught painter, operated a daguerreotype studio together in Boston that served the city's elite. Masters of the aesthetic and technical aspects of the medium, they built the first skylight in Bo...
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