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Untitled (Two Men Playing Chess)

A work made of daguerreotype.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of daguerreotype.

Date:

1852

Artist:

Charles Richard Meade (American, born English, 1826-1858) and
Henry William Mathew Meade (American, born English, 1822-1865)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Charles Richard Meade

Title

Untitled (Two Men Playing Chess)

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1852

Medium

Daguerreotype

Dimensions

6.9 × 8.3 cm (2 3/4 × 3 5/16 in.); Open case: 16.2 × 9.3 × 1 cm (6 7/16 × 3 11/16 × 7/16 in.); Case: 8.1 × 9.3 × 1.5 cm (3 1/4 × 3 11/16 × 5/8 in.); Plate: 8.3 × 7 cm (3 1/4 × 2 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

The W. Bruce and Delaney H. Lundberg Collection, purchased with funds provided by The Leonian Charitable Trust

Reference Number

2019.462

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