Portrait of three women representing Past, Present and Future. Two face the camera as their companion stands facing the right with her arms folded and her head bowed. The woman in the center holds several long scarves hooked over one arm.


  • Title: Past, Present and Future
  • Creator: Martin M. Lawrence, J.A. Whipple
  • Date Created: 1854
  • Location Created: Boston, Massachusetts, United States; New York, New York, United States
  • Physical Dimensions: 20 × 14.9 cm (7 7/8 × 5 7/8 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Salted paper print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XB.763.9.12
  • Culture: American
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Martin M. Lawrence (American, born 1808) J.A. Whipple (American, 1822 - 1891)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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