December 20, 2018 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
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Pair of Postmortem Daguerreotypes of the Same Young Man, Including Possible Copy

A pair of striking anonymous sixth plate daguerreotypes of the same handsome young man, probably taken with slightly different lighting or exposure times.  Both close, and dramatically lit.  In full leather cases.  A fine pair.

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

Condition:

Both resealed; plates brilliant. One with glue residue on cover glass.

Estimate: $300 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,020
12/20/2018

 

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