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IMPORTANT DAGUERREOTYPES FROM THE STANLEY B. BURNS, MD, COLLECTION

William Shew
CHINESE GOLD MINERS POSED WITH NUGGETS, CALIFORNIA
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
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IMPORTANT DAGUERREOTYPES FROM THE STANLEY B. BURNS, MD, COLLECTION

William Shew
CHINESE GOLD MINERS POSED WITH NUGGETS, CALIFORNIA
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
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William Shew
1820-1903
CHINESE GOLD MINERS POSED WITH NUGGETS, CALIFORNIA
half-plate daguerreotype, the photographer's '113 MONTG.Y. ST., SAN FRANCISCO.' credit stamped on the mat, with a modern seal, mid-1850s
Half-plate
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Exhibited

San Diego, Museum of Photographic Arts, Points of Entry: A Nation of Strangers, September - November 1995, and traveling thereafter to 6 institutions 

Literature

Stanley B. Burns, Mirror Mirror: The Burns Collection Daguerreotypes (New York: The Burns Archive Press, 2012), pl. 52

Vicki Goldberg and Arthur Ollman, A Nation of Strangers (San Diego: Museum of Photographic Arts, 1995), p. 36

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