London, South Kensington
20 October 2000
Portraits, circa 1850 - 1892
Five ambrotypes, one sixteenth-plate with oval mount, one ninth-plate and three sixth-plate, two of these hand-coloured and with gilt highlights; one sixth-plate daguerreotype; one copperplate mechanically coloured engraving, one postage stamp-sized albumen print (9)
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Good ambrotypes, two nicely hand-coloured with gilt highlights, a tintype of a group of ladies on a beach outing, an unusual 'postage stamp' portrait, and a daguerreotype of a quirky couple.
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