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    Martin Behrman (American, Active Early 20th Century)
    San Francisco Water Front Prior to April 1851, 1851
    Panoramic gelatin silver, circa 1910
    10-3/4 x 38-3/8 inches (27.3 x 97.5 cm)
    Signed, titled and dated in lower right image. Ink numbers and identifications in the image and corresponding printed key affixed below.

    This is a copy of a two-part daguerreotype panorama of San Francisco. One of the original daguerreotypes is in the collection of the Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley. The other half is thought to be lost.


    Condition Report*: In overall very good condition. Some staining to the printed key. Some creases to the lower margin not affecting the image. Framed to 18 1/4 x 43 1/4 inches.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2019
    16th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
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