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Unidentified photographer 
Portrait of an actor 
1850 (ca) 
  
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880 
 
LL/11427 
  
With his hair in ringlets this actor is dressed in Shakespeareian style costume, assuming a jaunty pose. Note the unusually heavy gold tinting to his costume as well as heavily added color. (Matt Isenburg) 
 

 
  
 
  
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