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Ninth-plate Tinted Daguerreotype of a Seated Baby

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1450
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Ninth-plate Tinted Daguerreotype of a Seated Baby, America, mid-19th century, wearing a polka dot pattern dress, in a brown molded thermoplastic frame.
Estimate $200-300


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.

Keywords

Daguerreotype, Industrial processes, Louis Daguerre, Patterns, Photography, Polka, Polka dot, Visual arts

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