Direct Positive Photographs Collection

(GC140)

Item Listing
by
Vicki Principi
 

Graphic Arts Collection
Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
Princeton University Library
2004


Consists of portrait photographs created by direct positive processes. The collection contains 8 ambrotypes, 13 daguerreotypes, and 12 ferrotypes.

Box 1 contents (Ambrotypes and Ferrotypes):

Ambrotypes

Brady, Mathew B.: Portrait of an unidentified bearded man; n.d.
Kimball, J. A.: Portrait of an unknown man; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Mary Agnes MacLean as a toddler; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of a man; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of a woman; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of an old man; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of an unidentified man; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Standing portrait of an unknown boy; n.d.

Ferrotypes

Unidentified artist: A woman's portrait, vignetted; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Elias de la Matyr; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Jane de la Matyr Chester; n.d.
Unidentified artist: John de la Matyr; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Mary Agnes MacLean as a toddler; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of a man; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of a young man; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of unknown seated man; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Steven Cottman; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Carrie Chester and another girl; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Hon. Gilbert de la Matyr. M.C.; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Mrs. Kate de la Matyr and children; n.d.

Box 2 contents (Daguerreotypes):

Anson, Rufus: Portrait of woman and small child; n.d.
Fuller: George de la Matyr and wife Kate; n.d.
Germon, Washington Lafayette: Portrait of an unknown bearded man; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Edward House; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Family portrait with elderly couple, young couple, and infant; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Group portrait of three sisters; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of a beautiful young woman; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of a man; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of a young woman [#1]; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of a young woman [variant of #1]; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Portrait of two unknown young men; n.d.
Unidentified artist: Rachel Dane and her children; n.d.
Unidentified artist: William Makepeace Thackeray; 1852 



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