Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Daguerreotype Portrait of a Lady

Auction:
2345
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$323$275

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Daguerreotype Portrait of a Lady, sixth-plate, with tinted cheeks and pendant, in leather case with embossed design of a ship with legend on the flag E. White; and two daguerreotype brooches.

Note: Edward White is first listed in 1833 as a manufacturer of pocketbooks at 157 Broadway, New York. After the introduction of the daguerrian process, White is listed in the directories as a "morocco case manufacturer".
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Edward White, Broadway, Daguerreotype, Leather