Sunday, June 24, 2012

6th plate - whole case with a pushbutton latch

6th plate daguerreotype (±1850)

"Here are the precious rays of light that bounced off of them that one day, when they presented themselves as best as they could for an unforgiving camera, in the hope that they wouldn't be forgotten." (quote via

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  1. Wow, this is a lovely piece. I've never seen one this pretty! I like the pink!

  2. I agree; the subject is so fresh-faced and pretty, and the case is lovely too.


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