[Portrait of Two Actresses] (Getty Museum)
[Portrait of Two Actresses]; Unknown maker, American; United States; about 1853–1855; Daguerreotype; 8.9 × 6.4 cm (3 1/2 × 2 1/2 in.); 97.XT.10; The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles; Rights Statement: No Copyright - United States
daguerreotypeimages: ““ABBY WHIPPLE & … Sarah (Whipple) Stone” was typewritten on a piece of paper that accompanies their marvelous resealed half plate daguerreotype (via Dennis A. Waters Fine...
Edgar Allan Poe's Cottage Is Just Sitting There in the Bronx
Finding it there seems improbable. Absurd, even. Yet, on a sunny day in Sector G of the Bronx, amidst cheap Thai massage parlours and "99¢ Only" stores, stands the final home of the king of American macabre, Edgar Allan Poe. That the house stands after 221 years is a miracle alone. It's been a quiet
TWO MEN WITH TALL HATS, 1/6 PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE - Nov 20, 2014 | Be-Hold in NY
TWO MEN WITH TALL HATS, 1/6 PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE, in half case with original seals intact. The chain of the man at rig... on Nov 20, 2014