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Duchenne Faradizing Frontal Muscle
Vintage albumen print circa 1862 showing the French scientist and photographer Guillaume-Benjamin-Amand Duchenne de Boulogne stimulating a subject's frontal mus... /   $7,800.   View details...
Duchenne - Congenital Deformation
Vintage albumen print, probably taken late 1850s, printed circa 1862, showing a child with congenital deformity photographed from reverse by Guillaume-Benjamin-... /   $900.   View details...
Chilean Woman
Superb half plate daguerreotype of an ethnic Chilean woman circa 1855, by A. Terry. Housed in full case with pad imprinted "A. Terry / Retratista / Santiago y ... /   $1,600.   View details...
Three Chinese Ladies
Vintage albumen print by an unidentified Chinese studio circa 1890, depicting three Chinese women drinking and smoking. Descending from the family of Charles G... /   $650.   View details...
The Hairy Family of Burmah
Albumen print of Moung-Phoset and Mah-Phoon, the famous "Hairy Family of Burnah" popularized by P. T. Barnum. Mounted with gilt border on period album page. Pr /   $1,300.   View details...
Asian Fingernails
CDV-format albumen print of an wealthy Asian's hand with very long fingernails. Inscribed on reverse in pencil "Main d'un riche annonite." /   $550.   View details...
Duchenne - Limb Wasting
Vintage albumen print, probably taken late 1850s, printed circa 1862, showing a child with lower limb wasting using his arms to lift his body upright (so-called... /   $1,200.   View details...
Eastern Women
Sixth plate daguerreotype of two women in ethnic costume and turban-like headdresses, ca. 1850s, with applied hand-coloring in red and green. Housed in a half ... /   $500.   View details...

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