Holidays.net Online Store

Holdays.net Home


July 11th, 2014
World Population Day

July 18th, 2014
Nelson Mandela Day

July 24th, 2014
Pioneer Day

July 24th, 2014
Laylat al-Qadr

July 27th, 2014
Parents' Day

July 28th, 2014
World Hepatitis Day

July 29th, 2014
Eid-al-Fitr

July 30th, 2014
World Friendship Day

August 5th, 2014
Tisha B'Av

August 9th, 2014
World Indigenous Peoples’ Day

August 11th, 2014
Victory Day

 



Search:

Daguerreian Coloring Box--very Rare Complete Kit For Tinting Daguerreotypes For Sale

Daguerreian Coloring Box--very Rare Complete Kit For Tinting Daguerreotypes

THIS AMAZING mahogony box with hinged lid and drawer contains all the elements used for adding color to daguerreotypes and salted paper prints. The kit includes fourteen vials with pigments, one brush, a various small glass vessels, along with a brass alcohol burner. An extra bonus is a half-dozen sheets of 24 karat gold leaf. The kit may have been originally owned by the photographer W. H. Lockhart, who was active in Bryan, Ohio in the 1850s and who advertised faces in natural color. Mr. Lockhart's advertising card is included with the kit. This item is reproduced in color on page 204 of the Naylor sale Sale Catalog.

For a description of the coloring procedure go to section four at this link:

ABOUT THURMAN F. (JACK) NAYLOR:

Photo collector Jack Naylor (b.1919-d.2007) was a decorated pilot in World War II and was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor and Purple Heart. During the War he transported Life photographer, Margaret Bourke-White, in the B-24 aircraft he flew. He returned from the war to earn degrees in economics and engineering. Naylor was an accomplished inventor and engineer. He also wrote numerous articles on the history of photography for the New England Journal of Photographic History. He served on the Board of the Photographic Historical Society of New England and was a member of the Daguerreian Society. The Naylor collection was featured in the Wall Street Journal, Maine Antiques Digest and other publications. Parts of the collection were sold at sale by Ryoka’s, Leominster, MA, in 2006, and at at Guernsey’s saleeers in New York in 2007.A catalog of the sale was published at the time of the sale, where this work wasreproduced on page 149.


On May-22-13 at 17:30:49 PDT, seller added the following information:

Three glass vessels have cracks at the neck. Photographs the individual vessels are available on request. This item is reproduced on page 204 (not on p. 149 as stated above) of the sale sale catalog.


Daguerreian Coloring Box--very Rare Complete Kit For Tinting Daguerreotypes

This item has been shown times.

Buy Now

Daguerreian Coloring Box--very Rare Complete Kit For Tinting Daguerreotypes:
$2,003




 Antique 1800's Daguerreotype Tin Type Tinted Photo In Case W/glass Young Woman  picture
Antique 1800's Daguerreotype Tin Type Tinted Photo In Case W/glass Young Woman


Antique Daguerreotype 1800's 3  Photo In Wooden Boxes. Same Family picture
Antique Daguerreotype 1800's 3 Photo In Wooden Boxes. Same Family


Collection Of British Rare Photographs, 1844-1914. Rural Life On Film picture
Collection Of British Rare Photographs, 1844-1914. Rural Life On Film


Authentic 1850s Daguerreotype Of A Man In It's Original Frame  picture
Authentic 1850s Daguerreotype Of A Man In It's Original Frame


Antique Set Of Two Real Photo Postcards Child Childern Cat Cats Porch House Old picture
Antique Set Of Two Real Photo Postcards Child Childern Cat Cats Porch House Old


1850's 1/9th Plate Young Teenage Girl Daguerreotype Photo Named Crisp picture
1850's 1/9th Plate Young Teenage Girl Daguerreotype Photo Named Crisp


Great Antique Daguerreotype - Part Of Collection, Lady picture
Great Antique Daguerreotype - Part Of Collection, Lady


Great Antique Daguerreotype - Part Of Collection, Girl  picture
Great Antique Daguerreotype - Part Of Collection, Girl


Great Antique Daguerreotype - Part Of Collection, Baby picture
Great Antique Daguerreotype - Part Of Collection, Baby


Antique Tintype/daguerreotype Photograph Leather Casing picture
Antique Tintype/daguerreotype Photograph Leather Casing