Themes: Childhood
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Rich Plate by Upton
A superb
sixth plate daguerreotype of two darling siblings, by Benjamin Franklin Upton. Housed in a full leather case with bright red pad. /   $850.   View details...
Pampered Child by William Stroud
Sixth plate daguerreotype portrait of a boy in close view, by William Stroud, Norristown, Pennsylvania, circa 1850. Housed in what appears to be the original f /   $250.   View details...
Grandpa with Girl with Doll
Quarter plate English daguerreotype of an old gent with young girl who in turn is holding her doll. Housed in full morocco-leather case. /   $450.   View details...
Small Girl in Chair
French
sixth plate daguerreotype, 1850s. In period passe-partout mount, overall dimensions of mount 5 x 4.25 inches (12x11 cm). /   $1,100.   View details...
A Family in Lifelike Detail
Crisp, detailed and evocative mammoth plate ambrotype of mother and three children, in original passe-partout mount and gilt wall frame. Image plate size appro /   $4,800.   View details...
Early Girl with Doll
CDV-format salted paper print of a girl in fancy attire holding large doll. On plain card with unmarked back. /   $250.   View details...
Babes in Toyland
Unusually large format albumen print showing three children with toys almost as large as they are, including two large dolls and a rocking horse, by an unidenti /   $425.   View details...
Enjoying the Meal
Hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print ca. 1870 showing a boy eating a biscuit and cream [?]. Titled on the reverse "Kinder-Album / nach der Natur photographier /   $45.   View details...
Boys with Cage
Hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print ca. 1870 showing two boys examining a yellow bird? whose open cage is nearby. Titled on the reverse "Kinder-Album / nach d /   $55.   View details...
Praying before the Meal
Hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print ca. 1870 showing a boy saying grace before his meal. Titled on the reverse "Kinder-Album / nach der Natur photographiert. /   $45.   View details...
Fetching Water
Extensively hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print, German circa 1870, showing a young peasant girl fetching water at a rustic spring. Titled front "Die kleine /   $45.   View details...
Washing Her Feet
Extensively hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print, German circa 1870, showing a young peasant girl washing her feet in a rustic spring. Titled front "An der Qu /   $45.   View details...
Chimney Sweep at Work
CDV-format albumen print circa 1870, superb and rare vintage image of a young chimney sweep seated next to a fireplace or furnace entrance, holding his brush an /   $850.   View details...
Rustic Shepherdess
Extensively hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print, German circa 1870, showing a rustic shepherdess with a dog at her feet and goats or sheep in the background. /   $45.   View details...
Feeding the Chicken
CDV-format albumen print of a girl feeding a chicken, by S. P. Christmann, Berlin, circa 1870. With bright applied hand-coloring in green, orange, red, blue an /   $35.   View details...
Forget Me Not
Extensively hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print, German circa 1870, showing a young peasant girl in décolleté holding a bouquet of blue forget-me-not flower /   $45.   View details...
German Costume
Cabinet-card
format albumen print showing four children in German ethnic costume circa 1880s, by Adler, Dresden, Germany. Card imprinted front "Adler / Hofphot /   $18.   View details...
Beware the Firecrackers
Fantastic double-exposure cabinet-card
format photograph showing a boy before-and-after his Fourth of July injuries, circa 1890 by Boone, Paxton, Illinois. Imp /   $275.   View details...