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Two Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Husband and Wife Portraits

Auction:
2654M
Lot:
668
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 2654M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Two Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Husband and Wife Portraits, one depicting a seated young couple, the other showing a bearded middle-aged man standing with his arm resting on the crest of a chair seated with his younger wife, both in pressed-paper/leather cases, (tarnish, spiders, dust, one case split).
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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