Civil War Portrait Albumen Photograph, Mid to Late 19th Century
Portrait of James Hasbrouck, Civil War, mid to late 19th century
Albumen photograph with hand-embellished ink details
Inscribed lable to the verso reads “James Hasbrouck / Civil War – contracted yellow fever / died after returning home / 1843 – 1874”
Presented in a wood Rustic (or Oxford) style frame with crossed corners and foliate ornamentation
- yellowing to image binder; some fading to ink embellishments; silver mirroring to coat; discoloration to mat and rough cuts to mat sight edge; accretion to glass; scuffs and edge wear to frame, with slight corner join separation; leaf detail at lower left corner is slightly loose and has piece missing; wood panel backing board is split.
- measures frame; visible photograph area measures 5.5" W x 7.5" H.