Sixth plate daguerreotype of mother and child in cheek-to-cheek pose, both positioned low in mat as if peeking over its bottom edge, by Benjamin Franklin Upton. Brass mat stamped "Upton" lower right. Housed in a half case. Price: $1,100. ( Inventory# ic670 )
Image in excellent condition. A couple teeny pinprick-size specks on plate.
Upton apparently worked at several locations including Bath, Maine and Chicago, Illinois. (Craig's Daguerreian Registry)
Last updated May 8, 2017