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DAGUERREOTYPE OF A LADY BY SOUTHWORTH & HAWES

Sixth plate daguerreotytpe.

The woman has the classic soft-focus, ambient lighting, and mid-tones that the esteemed firm is known for. Black push-button case, a silvered back, and convex glass.

This daguerreotype is not catalogued in Young America: The Daguerreotypes of Southworth and Hawes.

NO RESERVE

Condition:Resealed in 1996. Tarnish as seen in the scan. Otherwise, very good.

Estimate: $500 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,080
10/16/2021

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