Sale 18PH01 | Lot 13

[CASED IMAGES-PORTRAITS] Two sixth-plate portrait ambrotypes, both signed.

Catalogue: Photographs

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Lot 13
[CASED IMAGES-PORTRAITS] Two sixth-plate portrait ambrotypes, both signed.
[Woman and child]. Newburgh, N.Y.: D. T. Lawrence, likely 1859-60. Housed in a molded leather case with the velvet stamped "D.T. Lawrence/Artist/Newburgh N.Y." Image bright; Together with [Family group]. [Unknown]: H. Bracy, circa 1855. Housed in a molded leather case. Attractive condition; And two sixth-plate portrait daguerreotypes, also signed, including a young man by [John A.] Keenan of Philadelphia and a woman by [Thomas S.] Walsh of 61 West Washington Place, New York. Both with some oxidation.
The Walsh image, based on the address, is fairly early; he was at this address from approximately 1848 to 1855.


Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Photographs

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