Saturday, February 21, 2015
Hand-Colored Daguerreotype Portrait of the Kamehameha Royal Family of Hawaii (1853)
Hand-colored daguerreotype portrait of the Kamehameha royal family of Hawaii, c. 1853. King Kamehameha III is at center and his wife, Queen Kalama, is to the left of him. The future kings Kamehameha IV and Kamehameha V are at top left and at top right and their sister, Victoria Kamamalu, is on the bottom right. By Hugo Stangenwald.