June 22, 2018 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
Ends July 02, 2018


Daguerreotype Portraits Featuring Visibly Balding Men

Lot of 10 daguerreotypes, all sixth plate portraits except for one ninth plate. Six housed in full pressed paper or leather cases, three housed in half cases, and one housed in a full case with mother of pearl inlay. Of particular note is one sixth plate portrait of a man wearing an interesting cravat, and a sixth plate portrait of a man with what appears to be a bamboo cane.

Provenance:Charles A. and Frances Swedlund Collection of Early Photography


Four full cases fully separated at spine. Many resealed. Some with tarnish to edges and/or spotting present on image and/or mat.

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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