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The Artist and His Wife: A Narrative Portrait, circa 1847-49
6 quarter-plate daguerreotypes, in a contemporary gilt frame
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Important Daguerreotypes from the Stanley B. Burns, MD, Collection

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Important Daguerreotypes from the Stanley B. Burns, MD, Collection

The sitters' identities annotated in a modern hand in ink on the original paper backing.

Each quarter-plate

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Extant multiple-image, narrative daguerreotypes such as this unique series of six quarter-plates, are exceedingly rare. …

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About the work
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Sotheby's

Important Daguerreotypes from the Stanley B. Burns, MD, Collection

The sitters' identities …

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Important Daguerreotypes from the Stanley B. Burns, MD, Collection

The sitters' identities annotated in a modern hand in ink on the original paper backing.

Each quarter-plate

From the Catalogue:
Extant multiple-image, narrative daguerreotypes such as this unique series of six quarter-plates, are exceedingly rare. …

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The Artist and His Wife: A Narrative Portrait, circa 1847-49
6 quarter-plate daguerreotypes, in a contemporary gilt frame
Bidding closed