June 22, 2018 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
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Two Sixth Plate Daguerreotypes of Large Groups of Sitters

Pair of sixth plate daguerreotype portraits of groups, including one possible family portrait featuring two adults and five children, housed in a full case; and one portrait featuring five ladies arranged with the oldest at the center and one of the younger ladies leaning in and looking at her, housed in a half case.

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

Condition:

Some tarnish and spotting to possible family portrait; quite heavy tarnish to all-female portrait, making it difficult to see one of the sitters.

Estimate: $100 - $200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$132
06/22/2018

 

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