Lot 130
  • 130

ADAM FUSS | Skull

Estimate
6,000 - 9,000 USD
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Description

  • Adams Fuss
  • Skull
  • daguerreotype
  • 14 by 11 in. (35.6 by 27.9 cm.)
daguerreotype, signed and numbered '109' [circled] and with annotations in ink on the reverse, mounted in a custom Plexiglas box frame, 2005 (cf. FundaciĆ³n Mapfre, p. 103)

Provenance

Acquired from the photographer

Condition

This daguerreotype appears to be in generally excellent condition. On the reverse of the plate, '6/20-2,' 'buffed,' 'polished,' and illegible annotations are written in an unidentified hand in ink. The printed label on the reverse of the frame dates this work as being made in 2005.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
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