Portrait of an Elderly Woman

Unknown American, American


mid-late 19th century

Tintype in an embossed oval double paper mount

Image: 1 3/4 × 1 5/16 in. (4.5 × 3.4 cm)

Mount: 4 7/16 × 2 15/16 in. (11.2 × 7.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Kathryn Rogers Chamberlin



North America, United States


19th century

Object Name




Not on view

Course History

ARTH 48.02, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Winter 2020

ARTH 17, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Spring 2013

Exhibition History

Signs of Modern Life: Photographs from the Collections of Jane and Raphael Bernstein and Dartmouth College, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 13-October 25, 1998.


Family members; by descent to Kathryn Rogers Chamberlin (1907-2000) [Mrs. Waldo Chamberlin], Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1991.

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