Exhibitions/ Art Object

Robert E. Lee

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady (American, born Ireland, 1823?–1896 New York)
Date:
1869
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Mount: 32.1 × 30.6 cm (12 5/8 × 12 1/16 in.) Image: 20.6 × 15.6 cm (8 1/8 × 6 1/8 in.), oval
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1218a
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in ink on mount, recto BC below print: "General ROBERT E. LEE, C.S.A."; Stamped in black ink on mount, recto TR: "1117"
[...]; [Rinhart Galleries, Inc., Colebrook, CT]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, September 30, 1981

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