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B. Leba: Belgian daguerreotype of a mother and child, ca. 1855

Image of B. Leba: Belgian daguerreotype of a mother and child, ca. 1855

A rare daguerreotype (4th plate) from the Belgian photographer B. Leba. Located in Brussels.

The woman and child are slightly colored
With the photographer's name on the back

Daguerreotypes from Belgium are extremely rare.

Literature: published on daguerreobase.org
Find out more in the book of Gustave Abeels about early Belgian photography.

Provenance: a private German collection.