John Sartain photograph, 1876

A portrait of John Sartain (1816-1890) from the second of two photographic portrait albums assembled by W. Curtis Taylor & Company for the Centennial Exhibition. Sartain was an artist who pioneered mezzotint engraving in the United States.  He published Sartain's Union Magazine.&nb...

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Main Author: W. Curtis Taylor And Company (Creator)
Collection:Herbert Welsh Collection (#0702)
Date:1876
Dimensions:30 x 36 cm
Location:914 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA
Box Number:Box 115
Format: Electronic
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Copyright:Please contact Historical Society of Pennsylvania Rights and Reproductions (rnr@hsp.org)
Online Access:https://digitallibrary.hsp.org/index.php/Detail/objects/13750
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Summary: A portrait of John Sartain (1816-1890) from the second of two photographic portrait albums assembled by W. Curtis Taylor & Company for the Centennial Exhibition. Sartain was an artist who pioneered mezzotint engraving in the United States.  He published Sartain's Union Magazine.  Sartain had charge of the art department of the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, in 1876.

This digital record contains one image that depicts one portrait from box 115 (labeled as: Representative Men in Phila. 1876").