Unidentified Mother & Child

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    Accession Number: 1974:0193:0669

    Maker: Southworth & Hawes (American Active ca. 1845-1861)

    Title: Unidentified Mother & Child

    Date: ca. 1850

    Medium: daguerreotype

    Dimensions: sixth plate; 8.2 x 6.9 cm.

    George Eastman House Collection

    General information about the George Eastman House Photography Collection is available at http://www.eastmanhouse.org/inc/collections/photography.php.

    For information on obtaining reproductions go to: www.eastmanhouse.org/flickr/index.php?pid=1974:0193:0669.

    mirlee, *gossamer, Marysol*, and 30 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. raiu_9 66 months ago | reply

      She's holding her child so tenderly. Beautiful portrait.

    2. phoenixesrose 64 months ago | reply

      wow - they actually kind of caught this child smiling... and the mother is VERY young by today's standards.

    3. LalaRuth 58 months ago | reply

      Beautiful, tenderness, peaceful, happiness, .. LOVE this one!

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