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Henry Clay

Henry Clay
Artist
Frederick De Bourg Richards, 24 Jun 1822 - 26 Jan 1903
Sitter
Henry Clay, 12 Apr 1777 - 29 Jun 1852
Date
c. 1850
Type
Photograph
Medium
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions
Plate: 14.1 x 10.6cm (5 9/16 x 4 3/16")
Case Open: 15.2 x 24 x 1.3cm (6 x 9 7/16 x 1/2")
Topic
Interior
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie
Costume\Jewelry\Chain
Cased object
Henry Clay: Male
Henry Clay: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kentucky
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Kentucky
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Senator\Kentucky
Portrait
Place
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.90.24
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery