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Three Sixth Plate Postmortem Daguerreotypes of Young Children

Lot of 3 sixth plate postmortem daguerreotypes of young children, including an infant resting on a white pillow, its cheeks lightly tinted pink, uncased. Image a bit cloudy, but details still visible. Few spots on plate; a portrait of a toddler wearing a patterned shirt, laid to rest with flowers in his/her hands, uncased. Few scattered spots on plate, light tarnish along perimeter where plate meets mat; and portrait of a young girl, with heavy tarnish, housed in full case reinforced at hinge. 

Estimate: $150 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$250
06/13/2019

 

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