December 20, 2018 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
Ends January 07, 2019


Postmortem Daguerreotypes of Infants, Group of Three Including One by Anson

Lot of 3, including two sixth plate daguerreotypes and one ninth plate daguerreotype, each of an infant in repose; one portrait in profile with tinted cheeks, another in semi-profile, the third facing forward. Of note is the sixth plate portrait in semi-profile, with tinted cheeks, housed under a mat stamped Anson / 589 / Broadway in a split full pressed paper case. The two remaining portraits are housed in half pressed paper cases.

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

Estimate: $300 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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