Commander Napoleon CollinsArtist(s)Object Creation Datecirca 1862-1865Medium & Supportalbumen print on paperCredit LineGift of Dr. Seymour and Barbara K. AdelsonSubject matter
Commander Collins furrows his eyebrows as he gazes to the left out of the picture plane. He sits in his naval uniform against a blank background. Here he poses for the photographer Mathew Brady, whose studio produced a large number of cartes-de-visite of noteworthy United States Army and Navy officers during the American Civil War (1861-1865).Physical Description
Half-length, seated portrait of a bearded man in a military uniform.Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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cartes-de-visite (card photographs)