Portrait Photograph of Martin Hans Boyè

ID: SIA2011-2240 and 1-83-24

Creator: Cornelius, Robert

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1983

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 97-083, Box 8, Folder: Robert Cornelius General File

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Summary

A portrait of Martin Hans Boyè, a chemist who emigrated to the United States in 1836 from Denmark, which was on display in the exhibit, "Robert Cornelius: Portraits from the Dawn of Photography," at the National Portrait Gallery, devoted to the work of the pioneering daguerreotypist, Robert Cornelius.

Subject

  • Boyè, Martin H (Martin Hans) 1812-
  • National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)
  • Robert Cornelius: Portraits from the Dawn of Photography (Exhibition) (1983: Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 97-083, Box 8, Folder: Robert Cornelius General File

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1983

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Photography
  • Portrait photography
  • Art museums
  • Daguerreotypes
  • Exhibitions
  • Portraits

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Portraits

ID Number

SIA2011-2240 and 1-83-24

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White; Size: 5w x 4h ; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print

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