[Occupational portrait of a tinworker (?), half-length, left profile, seated at table with tablecloth, working with a mallet, snips, compass, and metal cylinder]
Title devised by Library staff.
Hallmark: AB MORTLEY, UTICA, N.Y.
Case: scroll design.
Embossed on cushion of case: Bogardus, 229 Greenwich, N.Y.
Purchase/exchange; Gary Vroegindewey; 1981; (DLC/PP-1981:380R.10).
Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress).
Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress.
Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress. 2004-2005.
Exhibited: "The Sweat of Their Face : Portraying American Workers" at the Smithsonian Institution National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C., Nov. 2017 - Sept. 2018.