Wendell Phillips
Original Author: Mathew B. Brady
Created: Between 1853 and 1860
Medium: Half-plate daguerreotype

Wendell Phillips

Wendell Phillips, a renowned nineteenth-century Boston abolitionist and orator, is the subject of this head-and-shoulders daguerreotype portrait made by Mathew B. Brady. "Brady's Gallery 205 & 359 Broadway, New York" is embossed on the velvet exterior of the cased object.