June 22, 2018 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
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Three Quarter Plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Large Groups, Including a Family of Ten

Lot of 3 quarter plate daguerreotypes of groups, including one family portrait featuring two parents and eight children, housed in a full case; one portrait featuring three women of varying ages posed in front of two gentlemen, housed in a full case; and one portrait featuring four women, including one older woman, one younger woman, and two children, with jewelry highlighted in gold, housed in a half case.

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

Condition:

Minor tarnish and spotting to the two smaller group portraits, with possible fingerprint or smudge to the right side of five-person portrait.

Estimate: $250 - $350
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$480
06/22/2018

 

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