eastmanhouse:

Edgar Allan PoeGabriel Harrison, American, 1818 - 1902Marcus Aurelius Root, American, 1808 - 1888Edgar Allan Poe, American, 1809 - 1849
ca. 1847daguerreotypequarter plate, (9.0 x 7.0 cm. (oval)National Origin: United States

This is thought to be a daguerreotype copy by Marcus Aurelius Root of an earlier daguerreotype portrait made by Gabriel Harrison.

eastmanhouse:

Edgar Allan Poe
Gabriel Harrison, American, 1818 - 1902
Marcus Aurelius Root, American, 1808 - 1888
Edgar Allan Poe, American, 1809 - 1849
ca. 1847
daguerreotype
quarter plate, (9.0 x 7.0 cm. (oval)
National Origin: United States
This is thought to be a daguerreotype copy by Marcus Aurelius Root of an earlier daguerreotype portrait made by Gabriel Harrison.

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