December 20, 2018 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
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Scarce Ezekial C. Hawkins Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of a Woman

Sixth plate, with applied paper strip label, "Hawkins Artist in Daguerreotype." Depicts a doe-eyed young woman with applied gold leaf ? (not painted)brooch.  In full leather case.  Ezekial C. Hawkins opened a the first daguerreotype gallery in Cincinnati in 1840, making him one of the earliest artist west of the Alleghenies.   

Condition:

With original paper seals, minor weeping of cover glass that should be replaced.

Estimate: $100 - $150
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$48
12/20/2018

 

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