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


Quarter Plate Daguerreotype of Man and Woman with Book, Plus

Lot of 3. Includes:

Quarter plate daguerreotype of a young man and woman, seated, both holding an open book. Woman's buckle and ring are highlighted in gold. Housed in wooden wall frame, with inscription on back reading, "Henry [indecipherable] and Alice [indecipherable] Phillips / (at time of marriage) / Jan. 17. 1849." Image not examined outside of frame.

Rare sixth plate thermoplastic case, Rebekah at the Well, containing ambrotype portrait of two young girls in dresses and jewelry highlighted in gold. See Krainik-155. Case has some soiling, with front of case separated along vertical crack, and wear to edges including some plastic loss along back bottom edge.

Ninth plate thermoplastic case, American Gothic, containing tintype portrait of a young girl seated in a chair. See Krainik-374. Case has some soiling and wear to edges, including plastic loss at three corners.

Estimate: $150 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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