Exhibitions/ Art Object

Grave and Soldier

Unknown (American)
ca. 1849; ca. 1865
Daguerreotype; tintype
visible: 9.2 x 6.7 cm (3 5/8 x 2 5/8 in.); 9 x 6.3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 1/2 in.)
Credit Line:
The Rubel Collection, Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1997
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: In variant of Scroll/Floral thermoplastic union double case
Hermine B. Rubel; William Rubel; [Hans P. Kraus, Jr.]

Daniel, Malcolm. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin: Inventing a New Art: Early Photographs from the Rubel Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art 56, no. 4 (Spring 1999). p. 50.

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