Artist Albert Sands Southworth, American, 1811 - 1894
Artist Josiah Johnson Hawes, American, 1808 - 1901
  • Woman in White with her Young Son
Date ca. 1850
Medium daguerreotype
Dimensions Plate: 8 1/4 × 6 1/8 inches (21 × 15.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Albert and Peggy de Salle Charitable Trust
Accession Number 1999.69
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
1901-1934, Josiah Johnson Hawes;
1934, Edward Southworth Hawes;
early 1940s, Holman's Print Shop (Boston, Massachusetts, USA).
1998-1999, David Feigenbaum (Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA);
1999, Sotheby's (New York, New York, USA);
1999, dealer, Charles Issacs (Malvern, Pennsylvania, USA);
1999-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
The David Feigenbaum Collection of Southworth & Hawes and Other 19th-Century Photographers. New York, 1999, p.36, no.26 (ill.).

Grant B. Romer and Brian Wallis. Young America the Daguerretypes of Southworth & Hawes. New York, 2005, p.437.