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Sixth-plate Tinted Daguerreotype of a Seated Little Girl

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1461
Sold for:
$123$100

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

Description:

Sixth-plate Tinted Daguerreotype of a Seated Little Girl, America, mid-19th century, wearing a floral print dress with tinted rosy cheeks and green-tinted earrings, in a brown pressed paper/leather case.
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, Earring, Louis Daguerre, Mercury, Monochrome photography, Photography, Visual arts

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