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DATABASE #: 51
COLLECTION: Matthew R. Isenburg
CATEGORY: California Gold Rush
SIZE: Sixth-plate CASE TYPE: Leather
ARTIST: James Ford
LOCATION: Sacramento, CaliforniaDATE(S): 1851
Location Noted By: Embossed in velvet pad
IMPRINT OR NOTE: Fords Daguerrean Gallery / Clay St. San Francisco /and / St. Sacramento City.
SUBJECT: Portrait. Young man wearing bow tie, velvet lapels. “E. B. Hendee” “Artist” scratched into bottom of mat. (possible self-portrait or a portrait by Hendee, camera operator at Ford’s gallery).
Noted By: Scratched into the mat