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March Day 1: Modern Design

Wed, Mar 16, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 172

Grp: 4 Cased Daguerreotype Photographs

Estimate: $400 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$300 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$1,000,000 $50,000
$10,000,000 $100,000
Group of seven 19th century daguerreotype portrait photographs in four cases. One case with four portraits of children; one with a single figure in a large hat and a pink velvet lined case; one of two figures standing side-by-side in a yellow velvet lined case; and one of a single figure in a case missing one side. Each housed in cases with ornate scrollwork designs along the exterior; one of which depicts a mother, child, and pet seated together.

Provenance: Property from the distinguished collection of Mr. James Lee Soffer, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

(Closed) Height ranges from 3 in to 4 1/2 in; width ranges from 2 1/2 in to 3 1/4 in; Depth ranges from 1/2 in to 1 in.


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