Extraordinary collection of antique framed daguerreotype and ambrotype portraits arranged around a central image of a child, most likely members of the same family (thirty five in total). Some of the images have the names of various New England daguerreotypists, ambrotypists or photographers, active around 1850s-1860s, including:
S. Lucas & Co. - Plymouth MA Wyman & Co. - Boston MA F. W. Haskin - Worcester MA Davis & Co. - Boston MA Joseph S. Barnard - Providence RI
A rare, hard-to-find example of early photographic processes. In good overall condition with fading and imperfections as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number. Shipping costs are approximate, please send your zip code for actual shipping costs to your location.
Measurements: Frame: 17 3/4 tall" x 19 1/2" wide (45 cm by 49.5 cm) approximately.