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Portrait of Edward Carrington Jr. (“Uncle Ed”) (Main View)

Jeremiah Gurney

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

The subject is a young boy seated very close to a remarkable, painted backdrop which is strongly reminiscent of the work of the Hudson River school of painters.

Details

  • Title: Portrait of Edward Carrington Jr. (“Uncle Ed”) (Main View)
  • Creator: Jeremiah Gurney
  • Date Created: 1842
  • Physical Dimensions: 7.4 × 5.9 cm (2 15/16 × 2 5/16 in.)
  • Type: Cased object
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Daguerreotype
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 94.XT.55
  • Culture: American
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Jeremiah Gurney (American, 1812 - 1895)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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