• The Miller-Plummer Collection  auction at Christies

    Sale 2279

    The Miller-Plummer Collection of Photographs

    8 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 534

    MARCUS AURELIUS ROOT (1808-1888)

    Anthony Pritchard, c. 1850

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    MARCUS AURELIUS ROOT (1808-1888)
    Anthony Pritchard, c. 1850
    quarter-plate daguerreotype
    4¼ x 3¼in. (14 x 10.8cm.)


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    Provenance

    The Root Family Collection


    Literature

    Foresta and Wood, Secrets of the Dark Chamber: The Art of the American Daguereotype, Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995, p. 39