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Photograph (Daguerreotype) of a Woman, by Sarony & Baum, c.1850

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Inventory Number: 77400
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1944-1
Brief Description: Daguerreotype portrait of a young woman, seated three-quarter length, turned slightly to right but looking front, in a dark bonnet and cape, her 'eft arm resting on a table. Painted backdrop of clouds and landscape. Coloured, especially backdrop and table cloth. ?Enclosed and cased.

Wooden case covered in thin wine-red leather, almost plain except for border lines on front and Sarony & Baum's logo including coat of arms gold embossed on back, with gold tooling around internal borders. Decorated dark red velvet internal pad. Plain oval mat (no frame). Two hook clasps.
Primary Inscriptions: Photographer's gold-embossed name or logo on back of case: 'Sarony & Baum | Photographic Artists' in cartouche around coat of arms.
Provenance: Purchased from R. S. Clay in 1944. Part of the Clay Collection.
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Copper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
15 mm

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