Lot 372: c. 1850 Daguerreotypes Advertising Broadside, E.S. Hayden, Waterbury, CT
October 29, 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
Broadside "SPLENDID DAGUERREOTYPE MINIATURES"
c. 1850, Advertising Broadside for Daguerreotypes by E.S. Hayden, American Office Print, Waterbury, CT, Choice Very Fine.
Measuring 12" x 10," this Printed Broadside has some small sealed splits in the upper corners repaired from the blank reverse. The paper is toned, but the printing is bold with an ornate border design. Its headline reads, "SPLENDID DAGUERREOTYPE MINIATURES, Taken in Every Style by E. S. HAYDEN." The advertisement has blank spaces left for the City and Hotel (to be completed by hand), that this traveling photographer is staying, ready and waiting for hire.