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Daniel Webster (1782–1852)

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Inscription

Verso, in graphite: "Copy" [scribbled out]. "Daguerreotype of a daguerreotype."

Marks

U. l. and u. r. plate maker mark: "star/40". Spirit of Fact #12.

Provenance

Edward Southworth Hawes; gift to MFA December 9, 1943.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Southworth Hawes in memory of his father Josiah Johnson Hawes

April 22, 1851

Dimensions

Plate: 21.7 x 16.5 cm (8 9/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.1401

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

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Classifications

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