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Mrs. Harrison Gray Otis

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Marks

U. l. plate maker mark: "Christofle". Spirit of Fact #13.

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

Woman in Black Lace Dress

1845–61

Dimensions

Plate: 21.6 x 16.5 cm (8 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.1481

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype, hand-colored

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