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Eakins, Thomas. Four portrait photographs of Walt Whitman [ca. 1887]. Accompanied by photograph of oil portrait.

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Title
Eakins, Thomas. Four portrait photographs of Walt Whitman [ca. 1887]. Accompanied by photograph of oil portrait.
Collection

Walt Whitman papers, 1854-1892

Series VI. Portraits and Pictorial Works

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1887 (Approximate)
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Whitman
Shelf locator: Printed book: (Whitman, W.) oversize
Topics
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Genres
Portraits
Physical Description
Extent: 4 photographs & 1 leaf photographic reproduction.
4 photographs: 10 x 8 cm; 1 reproduction: 15 x 11.5 cm. One photograph mounted, with presentation inscription on verso, from Laurens Maynard to R. M. Bucke, Boston, 1896. All photographs mounted on board, According to Walt Whitman Quarterly Review 4:2 (Fall/Winter 1986), only one is definitely by Eakins. One is by Eakins or Samuel Murray, and one by Murray.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15520479
MSS Unit ID: 19100
Accession number: 72B4820
NYPL Exhibition ID: TL 19.02.059
NYPL Exhibition ID: TL 19.02.083
NYPL Exhibition ID: TL 19.02.084
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a03538f0-bce4-0130-1295-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1887: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Eakins, Thomas. Four portrait photographs of Walt Whitman [ca. 1887]. Accompanied by photograph of oil portrait." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1887. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/16afc070-bda8-0131-fbcb-58d385a7bbd0

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Eakins, Thomas. Four portrait photographs of Walt Whitman [ca. 1887]. Accompanied by photograph of oil portrait." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 5, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/16afc070-bda8-0131-fbcb-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1887). Eakins, Thomas. Four portrait photographs of Walt Whitman [ca. 1887]. Accompanied by photograph of oil portrait. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/16afc070-bda8-0131-fbcb-58d385a7bbd0

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Eakins, Thomas. Four portrait photographs of Walt Whitman [ca. 1887]. Accompanied by photograph of oil portrait.