May 19th, 2013 Pentecost May 20th, 2013 Whit Monday May 21st, 2013 World Day for Cultural Diversity May 22nd, 2013 National Maritime Day May 22nd, 2013 World Biological Diversity Day May 25th, 2013 African Liberation Day May 26th, 2013 Trinity Sunday May 27th, 2013 Memorial Day May 27th, 2013 Jefferson Davis Birthday May 29th, 2013 International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers May 30th, 2013 Corpus Christi May 31st, 2013 World No Tobacco Day June 1st, 2013 Statehood Day June 3rd, 2013 Jefferson Davis Birthday June 4th, 2013 World Day for Child Victims of Aggression June 5th, 2013 World Environment Day June 6th, 2013 Isra and Mi'raj June 8th, 2013 World Oceans Day June 11th, 2013 Kamehameha Day June 12th, 2013 World Day Against Child Labour June 14th, 2013 World Blood Donor Day June 14th, 2013 Flag Day June 16th, 2013 Father's Day June 17th, 2013 Bunker Hill Day June 17th, 2013 World Day to Combat Desertification June 19th, 2013 Juneteenth June 20th, 2013 World Refugee Day June 20th, 2013 West Virginia Day
Splendid Whole Plate Daguerreotype--family Portrait Of Six For Sale
THIS SPLENDID WHOLE PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE IN A RARE FRAME OF THE PERIOD SHOWS A SOLID AMERICAN FAMILY LIVING ABOUT THE TIME ZACHARY TAYLOR WAS ELECTED PRESIDENT OF THE U.S.A. The Mother holds a TODDLER in her lap; the older girl clutches a BISQUE DOLL to her chest; the proud father wears TOP HAT, with his HEAD TILTED to an angle and with his index finger gently touching the forehead. ABOUT JACK NAYLOR:
Photo collector Jack Naylor (b.1919-d.2007) was an accomplished 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. Part of the collection was sold at sale by Ryoka’s, Leominster, MA, in 2006 and at at Guernsey’s, New York, in 2007.
This item has been shown times.
Splendid Whole Plate Daguerreotype--family Portrait Of Six: $1,275