Artist Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins, American, 1844-1916
Title
  • Walt Whitman
Date ca. 1891
Medium platinum print
Dimensions Image: 3 1/4 × 3 1/8 inches (8.3 × 7.9 cm)
Mount: 4 × 3 1/8 inches (10.2 × 7.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Feinberg
Accession Number F78.105
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Label, on verso: 12-12 | EAKINS | FIG 46 | #110 | SAUNDERS #123 | 15
Label, on verso: 12 Handle with care | EAKINS | FIG 47 | #111 | SAUNDERS #120 | 1360 (on its side) | 13 |
Mark, blue pencil erased: [illegible] print as large as possible
Inscriptions Inscribed, on verso, in blue pencil: (possibly by Whitman)
1978-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Thomas Eakins: His Photographic Works, 1968. Pennsylvania, 1969, no. 111 (fig. 47). [as Eakins. Walt Whitman. Second floor bedroom in Whitman's Camden house. 1891.]