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Creator Role

printer photographer

Description

The CDV features a photograph of either an engraving or painting of a vignette portrait of George Washington. In the portrait, Washington looks forward while his body is slightly turned to his proper right.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1863

Measurement

4 X 2 1/2 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product); albumen process

Inscription

recto, below print: BUFFORD'S PRINT. SOULE, PHOTO. / Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1863, by J. H. Bufford, in the / Clerk's Office of the District Court for the District of Massachusetts. / Bufford's Publishing House, . . . 313 Washington St., Boston, M[a] verso, inscribed at top: a present from / S E [?] to / Sarah [?]

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

1009

Digital ID

FVW_01009

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Vignette Portrait of George Washington

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