October 06, 2016 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati


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Sixth Plate Daguerreotypes of Women, Young and Old, Including Portraits of Sisters, Group of Ten

Group of 10 sixth plate daguerreotypes of women of varying ages, including sisters. Images of note:

Pristine portrait of a middle-aged woman, with early mat, housed in full case separated at hinge.

Portrait of an aged woman with book in hand, housed in full case. 

Portrait of aged woman wearing a vest with small dots, housed in full case separated at hinge. 

Portrait of two sisters, housed in full case, stamped on the velvet mat by the photographer J.M. Young, New York. Wipe/scratches long left edge of plate.

Second portrait showing two women, presumably sisters, housed in full case.

Third portrait of two women, possibly sisters, housed in full case. Image is very clear.

Portrait of an elderly woman etched in the plate, Mrs. Wood aged 85 taken July 23, 1855. Housed in full case. 

3 uncased daguerreotypes of young women. 

 

Condition:

Most are in very good to near excellent condition. Some with some wear to plate/tarnish/few spots. 

Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$180
10/06/2016