Fresh from a former General Motors top executive estate is this quarter-plate daguerreotype of Helen M.Jaquilte Davis of Davisburg,Michigan. This gorgeous lady with the sad eyes is housed in a French styled presentation of daguerreotypes. The original seals are in place as well as the initial description of her which was outlined by the son of the of General Motors CEO who inherited the daguerreotype
The frame itself measures 5' x 6 inches. The daguerreotype may be larger than a quarter-plate. The tiny specks of dust shown in the photos provided cannot be noticed or seen by the naked eye.
Item ID: 1992