London, South Kensington
18 November 2003
ATTRIBUTED TO BRUNO BRAQUEHAIS
Female nude with headdress
Stereoscopic daguerreotype. c.1856-58. Hand-tinted. Rounded corners, paper passe-partout (resealed).
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See: S. Nazarieff, Early Erotic Photography, Köln, 1993, p. 51 for an example showing model wearing same headdress; S. Scheid et al., Die Erotische Daguerreotypie, Weingarten, 1989, p. 47 for a variant.
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