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Unidentified photographer 
Portrait of a photographer 
1853, 8 July 
  
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880 
 
LL/11416 
  
Etched into the plate are written the words G Wilson, July 8, 1853. The gentleman is seated with his arm resting on an American made chamfered box quarter plate size daguerreotype camera which is turned on it's side. Only the chain and winder of his pocket watch shows across his vest. (Matt Isenburg) 
 

 
  
 
  
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