About This Image

It has a new brass mat and has been reframed in new gold leaf frame with silk covered archival mat. This image was one of only four plates used in Sotheby's advertising for this sale and was only one of 14 plates chosen for full page, full color treatment in the Sotheby's catalogue as plate 29.

One museum curator deemed it "the most beautiful image in the sale." It has a #9 Hallmark as catalogued in Spirit of Fact.

Provenance: David Feigenbaum Collection; Sotheby's; Charles Isaacs.

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The Young Sisters
Albert Sands Southworth and Josiah Hawes The Young Sisters

Price $P.O.R.

Main Image

Ref.# 2279

Medium Daguerreotype (Full plate)

Mount in mat with no case

Photo Date 1850c  Print Date 1850c

Dimensions 0 x 0 in. (0 x 0 mm)

Photo Country United States (USA)

Photographer Country United States (USA)


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