Lot 4: GROUP OF 30 CASED IMAGES DEPICTING MEN AND WOMEN, ,Platinum House
September 19, 2012
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
GROUP OF 30 CASED IMAGES DEPICTING MEN AND WOMEN
Sixth plate daguerreotypes depicting men and women in various poses. Some with partial cases.
Several with photographer stamps on velvet liners (possibly not original to pieces)
"T. FARIS GALLERY N.W. COR 4TH & WALT STS. CINCINNATI"
"KEENAN 20 AB SOUTH ST. PHILADA"
"LANGDON 144 CHESTNUT ST. PHILA"
"WM STROUDS SKYLIGHT GALLERY. NORRISTOWN, PA"
"VAN LOAN'S GALLERY 118 CHESTNUT ST PHILAD"
" ANSON 5-- BROADWAY N-Y" On Mat: "ANSON 589 BROADWAY"
One with strip of Paper at base of mat: "DR. W. BARR. DAGUERREO-TYPIST HARRISBURG, PA"
On Mat: "CHASE"
On Case: "PRETLOVE"
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