Artist Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins, American, 1844-1916
Title
  • Walt Whitman
Date between 1887 and 1888
Medium albumen print
Dimensions Image: 3 5/8 × 4 3/4 inches (9.2 × 12.1 cm)
Mount: 7 × 8 1/2 inches (17.8 × 21.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Feinberg
Accession Number F78.108
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Labeled on verso: PHOTO OF WALT WHITMAN BY | THOMAS EAKINS | SAUNDERS #103 | EAKINS-1969 #110 | FIG #45
Labeled on verso: EAKINS FIG 46 | SAUNDERS #123 | 16
1979-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Carr, Carolyn Kinder. "A Friendship and a Photograph: Sophia Williams, Talcott Williams, and Walt Whitman." The American Art Journal 21, 1 (1989): 2-12, p. 2 (ill.).

Thomas Eakins: His Photographic Works. Exh. cat., Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Philadelphia, 1969, no. 110, fig. 45 (as "Eakins, Walt Whitman. Second floor bedroom in Whitman's Camden house.").