The Daguerreian Society
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COLLECTION: Matthew R. Isenburg
CATEGORY: California Gold Rush
SIZE: Ninth-plate CASE TYPE: Thermoplastic, octagonal
ARTIST: Robert H. Vance
Noted By:
LOCATION: San Francisco, CADATE(S): 1856–1861
Location Noted By:
Embossed in velvet pad
IMPRINT OR NOTE: R. H. Vance’s / Premium Daguerrean & Patent / Ambrotype Gallery / San Francisco
Backdrop: Plain
Tinting: Tinted, heavily
SUBJECT: Portrait of young man wearing neckerchief, blue-tinted flannel miner’s shirt, long-sleeve undershirt / long johns. Pistol butt. Octagonal case.
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