A Museum Quality Art Print of a Brigham Young Portrait from 1865 Albumen Print. The original albumen silver print was taken by Charles William Carter and is now in the National Portrait Gallery in the Smithsonian Institute. Brigham Young was born June 01, 1801, he converted to the Mormon religion in 1832 and rose in ranks to 2nd only to Joseph Smith. When Smith was killed, Brigham Young then became the leader. He served as President of the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints from 1847 until his death 30 years later on August 29, 1877. He founded Salt Lake City and was the first Governor of the Utah Territory. Brigham Young was a polygamist and was reported to have had a total of 55 wives with a total of 56 children. By 1900 it was estimated that he had over 1,000 direct descendants. We have added a black keystone border around this image, if you would rather not have this we can take it off, you will have to leave a note telling us to "remove the keystone border".
At Fine Art Prints of Distinction we painstakingly repair the original files of these old paintings and print them using premium quality inks and paper. The end result is a beautiful, archival reproduction print that will last in your home for generations and at a low cost so anyone can now have great artworks hanging in their home or business. Brandywine General Store is proud to offer for sale a Premium Fine Art Print made from a historic albumen silver print entitled Brigham Young Portrait.
Inventory #30 - Portraits of Famous People Art Prints