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[DAGUERREOTYPE]. Quarter plate daguerreotype of a country home with subjects posed outside. N.p, n.d.

Quarter plate daguerreotype. (Substantial scratching to plate including large scratch near upper right, with tarnishing to edges.) Housed in a full pressed paper case (spotting to mat, surface wear with finish loss to case). Among the posed subjects is a man, possibly an African American, wearing a top hat near the gate of the picket fence in front of the house. Two women rest on the porch behind him. 

 

Provenance:Eugene R. Groves Collection of 19th Century Photography

Estimate: $300 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$448
02/26/2021

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