10 May 2002
Château de Goulaine
3 whole-plate daguerreotypes. 1842. One dated 1842 on the recto; each titled and dated in pencil on the paper masking strip; two annotated Pl 28 and Pl 29 on the reverse of the backing paper. Paper passe-partout, re-taped.
Visible images: 5½ x 6in. (14 x 15.2cm.); 5 x 5in. (12.7 x 12.7cm.) and 5½ x 5¾in. (14 x 14.6cm.) (3)
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The plate numbers may refer to engraved copies of the images in the publication La Loire Inférieure, n.d. [circa 1840-43]. Other images from the same series were sold in these rooms, 5 May 2000, lots 18-39.
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