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Daguerreotype
D064

Size
Date
Country
Artist
Sitter
Case
Mark

1/9
ca 1843
UK
Unknown
Unknown
Top hinged
No hallmark

Early plate with primitive backdrop of trees.
Very unusual for studios to do that before 1860, except
for Antoine Claudet. He used backdrops quite early on.
I have yet to find an image of his that matches this
backdrop to confirm this image is by him.

 

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