[Portrait of a Surveyor] (Main View)


The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Standing man is wearing a two-cornered cap with short brim, holding papers and a small pencil. His surveyor's instrument is next to him on a tripod which he has one hand upon.


  • Title: [Portrait of a Surveyor] (Main View)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: about 1850
  • Type: Cased object
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Daguerreotype
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XT.1568.31
  • Culture: American
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown maker, American
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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