Mary Todd Lincoln (1818-1882) (Untitled Spirit Photograph With Abraham Lincoln's Shadow)
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2010.88
People
William H. Mumler, American (Boston 1832 - 1884 Boston)
Title
Mary Todd Lincoln (1818-1882) (untitled spirit photograph with Abraham Lincoln's shadow)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph, carte-de-visite
Date
1870s
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, Massachusetts, Boston
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Albumen silver print
Technique
Albumen silver print
Dimensions
mount: 10.5 x 6.4 cm (4 1/8 x 2 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, graphite
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from Special Collections, Fine Arts Library, Harvard College Library, Bequest of Evert Jansen Wendell
Accession Year
2010
Object Number
2010.88
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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