Themes: Religion
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Early Woman Praying - Sixth plate daguerreotype of woman with her hands folded in prayer before an open book. Anonymous American, mid- to early-1840s. Housed behind double brass ma / $2,100. Details...
Group of Boys with Priest - European half plate ambrotype showing a priest and sixteen young men outdoors in front of a rough wall. Housed in original faux tortoiseshell passe-partout mou / $850. Details...
Daguerreian Broach with Nun - Unusual daguerreian broach containing the daguerreotype image of a smiling nun, anonymous French circa 1840s. The sitter wears a crucifix and holds a breviary / $650. Details...
The Ministry of Song - Sixth plate daguerreotype of cheerful bearded man holding a book which appears to be "Taylor's Sacred M[instrel or,] American Church Music Book," a collection o / $150. Details...
Friars by Pierre Petit - CDV-format albumen print of two friars or monks in traveling gear, by Pierre Petit ca. 1870. Corners of card trimmed. Printed "Pierre Petit" on front and reve / $60. Details...
Confirmation Girls of Beaune - Three CDV-mounted photographs of French girls (and a boy) dressed for first communion, by C. Vuillame, France. Each card imprinted front "C. Vuillame / Beaune / $20. Details...
With a Crucifix - CDV-format albumen print of a priest with a crucifix tucked into his belt, with backstamp for "E. Spencer, Photographer / OTTAWA, C[anada]. W[est]." / $15. Details...