Portrait of a Woman

Collins' Gallery, American, 19th century


mid-late 19th century

Tintype in an embossed oval paper mount

Image: 1 7/8 × 1 3/8 in. (4.8 × 3.5 cm)

Mount: 3 7/8 × 2 3/8 in. (9.8 × 6 cm)

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



North America, United States


19th century

Object Name




Not on view


Label, on reverse: FROM / COLLINS' / Ferreotype & Photograph / GALLERY, / No. 5 First Street, Fulton, N.Y. / CARD PICTURES / From 5 cents [?] to $1.50 per Dozen at / COLLINS' / ....[etc.]

Course History

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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