Folk Art Painted Tintype - Happy Baby

Circa: 1860-1870
Size: +/-6 1/2" x 8 1/2" (full plate)
A remarkable capture and painting! Looks like William Matthew Prior could have painted this one. Because of the exposure time it was unusual to capture a person in such delight, crisply. Plus the baby is fully naked, save for the cloth diaper.

Archivally framed and mounted. Museum glass. *NOTE: image of frame above is a mock up, frame is a stained charcoal wood with a dark warm-grey museum mat board (New Castle).

HIGH RESOLUTION IMAGES AVAILABLE.

Condition: Very good—Excellent. Scattered losses to periphery

Price: $2,800.00

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