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10 Daguerreotypes, 4 in Union Cases

Portrait of a young woman in mourning in fine early Littlefield & Parsons Union case with ornate design with leaves and flowers on case. 1 7/8 by 2 3/8 inches. Case is excellent. 

Double cased portraits of brother and sister, attractive young people. The girl is holding her hand out to display her lack of a ring. In a Peck’s patent Union case with an octagonal design on front and back. There is a very small chip by the latch, but the case is otherwise excellent. Each image is 1 7/8 by 2 3/8 inches.

Portrait of a bearded young man in a fine USS Monitor Union case by Littlefield & Parsons. 1 ¾ by 2 3/8 inches.

Fine quarter plate portrait of four children, possibly two sets of twins(!) in a very fine and large Littlefield & Parsons Union case with a floral cross on the back and front. 4 ¼ by 3 inches.

Very nice portrait of a young woman in dark plaid dress with lace mitts, with her elbow resting on a book, her cheek on her chin, pointing to her head. It is in a half leatherette case. 2 3/8 by 3 inches. 

Very fine image of a young woman in mourning, with a stack of books next to her, resting her cheek on her hand. She is wearing a black dress over a white blouse, with long earrings, a brooch and chain. It is in an oval matte in a fine embossed leatherette case. There are four spots on an otherwise excellent image. 2 ½ by 3 inches.

Portrait of a bearded man in dress suit, looking a little shifty. It is in an oval matte in a cropped velvet pad reading “Carlton Artist Portland ME.” with an angel. The case is embossed leatherette. 2 5/8 by 3 1/8 inches.

Double cased portraits of a man and a woman, side by side, in oval mounts. The woman is displaying a ring on her index finger. The man is smiling, holding his lapel. They are in a very fine full leatherette case. Each image is 1 5/8 by 2 ½ inches, their double matte is 4 by 3 inches.

Double cased portraits of two older women, both in mourning, each wearing a lace head covering, one wearing black lace mitts. They are mounted in a nice leatherette case with a diamond pattern on back and front. Each image is 2 ½ by 3 1/8 inches. 

Excellent portrait of mother and daughter in a very fine book style case with a red cover with “Souvenir” stamped on the spine. The mother may be in mourning. 2 ½ by 3 1/8 inches. Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $30.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance. 

 

 

Condition:

Very good, with any flaws mentioned in descriptions.Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under terms and conditions. Please be advised we do not provide porters nor packing materials for pick ups. We do not accept credit cards. 

 

Estimate: $100 - $250
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$424
08/05/2021

 

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Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms and Conditions. This auction has a buyer's premium of 21%.  Methods of payment are cash, check, money orders, or wire transfer for foreign payments. Please note we do not accept credit cards.