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[Samuel Anderson Emery as Robin Roughhead in Fortunes frolics, full-length portrait, standing, holding flail, in front of backdrop with mountain and tree]

[Samuel Anderson Emery as Robin Roughhead in Fortunes frolics, full-length portrait, standing, holding flail, in front of backdrop with mountain and tree]

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description

Summary

Image is very faint and hard to see, so the portrait is described in the title in some detail.
Scratched on face of plate: 33; Emery.
Hallmark: [asterisk double paschal lamb] 50.
Identification from engraving by G. Greatbach of a daguerreotype by Mayall in Tallis's drawing-room table book of theatrical portraits, memoirs and anecdotes, opp. p. 46.
Possibly a copy of a daguerreotype by Mayall.
Title devised by Library staff.
Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153).
Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress).
Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

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Date

01/01/1851
person

Contributors

Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896.
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Source

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Copyright info

No known restrictions on publication.

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