Albert Sands Southworth

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Accession Number: 1974:0193:1129

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

Title: Albert Sands Southworth

Date: ca. 1848

Medium: daguerreotype

Dimensions: 14.0 x 10.7 cm., 1/2 plate

George Eastman House Collection

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  1. Enric Martinez 74 months ago | reply

    I am amazed by the modernity of the composition.
    The strange effects on the border add an extra beauty to the whole picture.

  2. IMAGES FROM MAN. 73 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called **MONO**SEPIA**, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  3. Nienna Seventhmoon [deleted] 73 months ago | reply

    excelent!

  4. boomstick2008 71 months ago | reply

    Albert Sands Southworth - aka Wolverine!!!

  5. raquel schembri 70 months ago | reply

    kins of a wolverine style.... rsrs

    great photo

  6. Penelope Neil 69 months ago | reply

    I think I'm in love.

  7. Penelope Neil 69 months ago | reply

    Seriously- does any one else think he looks like Q from Star Trek TNG?

  8. Ol' Wizard 69 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Masterpieces of Portrait Art, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  9. SharpArt2010 58 months ago | reply

    He is probably very aware of the artistic tradition he is following - but he is also the man who runs the outfit, stripping off for his own portrait. Makes him seem a tad vulnerable. There's an element of tortured sole in his expression too. I wonder if he had greater aspirations.

  10. onetalentdog 57 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called soulful group, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  11. onetalentdog 57 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called a new world, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  12. onetalentdog 57 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called THE BEST PHOTOS OF THE WORLD, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  13. File404NotFound 44 months ago | reply

    I was born in the wrong decade!

  14. © Eastman Photo 44 months ago | reply

    Brilliant! Makes me want to take portraits of men without shirts!
    Although women without shirts would be ok too..

  15. Penelope Neil 44 months ago | reply

    I approve of both your ideas, Mr.Eastman.

  16. .ian 44 months ago | reply

    Poor guy. Born before the iPhone, Flickr and the ability to take all the shirtless pictures you want...

  17. josemanuelerre 44 months ago | reply

    lovely portrait

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  19. gobrowns2014 22 months ago | reply

    Woverine's great grandpa.

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