Exhibitions/ Art Object

[Thaddeus Stevens Lying in State in the Rotunda of the Capitol at Washington]

Artist:
Alexander Gardner (American, Glasgow, Scotland 1821–1882 Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1867
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 16.8 x 20.5 cm (6 5/8 x 8 1/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.243
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on print, verso TC: "1092"; C: "Thaddeus Stevens Body // Lying in State in the // Rotunda of the // Capitol at Washington"; BC: "Saying in state [?] [cossed out]"
[Paul Katz, North Bennington, Vermont]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, April 1, 1985

Akron Art Museum. "An Enduring Interest: The Photographs of Alexander Gardner," April 4, 1992–May 31, 1992.

International Center of Photography. "An Enduring Interest: The Photographs of Alexander Gardner," June 26, 1992–September 13, 1992.

Gilcrease Museum. "An Enduring Interest: The Photographs of Alexander Gardner," October 1, 1992–March 31, 1993.

Chrysler Museum of Art. "An Enduring Interest: The Photographs of Alexander Gardner," October 19, 1992–January 5, 1992.

Johnson, Brooks. An Enduring Interest: The Photographs of Alexander Gardner. Norfolk, Va.: Chrysler Museum of Art, 1991. p. 115, fig. 236.



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