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Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter

Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter
Artist
McClees & Vannerson, active 1857 - 1860
James Earle McClees, 1821 - 1887
Julian Vannerson, c. 1827 - 1875
Sitter
Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter, 21 Apr 1809 - 18 Jul 1887
Date
c. 1859
Type
Photograph
Medium
Salted paper print
Dimensions
Image/Sheet (oval): 18.9 × 13.5 cm (7 7/16 × 5 5/16")
Mount: 29 × 22.7 cm (11 7/16 × 8 15/16")
Mat: 45.7 × 35.6 cm (18 × 14")
Topic
Interior
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie
Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter: Male
Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter: Politics and Government\US Senator\Virginia
Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia
Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter: Politics and Government\Statesman\Confederate
Portrait
Place
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian Institution Libraries; gift of Roger F. Shultis, 1986
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.87.42.19
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery