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Two Daguerreotypes of Primitive Portraits

Auction:
2255
Lot:
257
Sold for:
$588$500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Two Daguerreotypes of Primitive Portraits, America, 19th century, one image is of a young man done by a Prior-Hamblin school artist, in a partial embossed leather-covered case with a Boston label; the other is of a young woman identified on the reverse in pencil as "Caroline Williams," 2 1/2 x 2, 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

school artist , Caroline Williams, Daguerreotype, Hamblin

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