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Early post mortem of a child, together with her parents, ca. 1845

Image of Early post mortem of a child, together with her parents, ca. 1845

This French 4th plate daguerreotype shows two grieving parents holding their deceased daughter.
Taken outside in front of a roughly plastered wall. A touching example of an early daguerreotype. Hallmarks "FC" and "30" in the upper left and right corners.

4th plate in original wooden frame.
professionally resealed.