10 May 2002
Framed miniature painting, hanging on wall
Sixth-plate daguerreotype. 1850s. Indistinct credit [des Champs] 6.... Photographic Artist on the reverse of the backing paper. Tortoise-shell passe-partout with reduced octagonal opening to ninth-plate, gilt borders, framed.
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