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Label of Lajos Kawalky, daguerreotypist, Budapest, Hungary
Hungarian National Museum
Label of Lajos Kawalky daguerreotypist from the early 1840-s, Budapest. The label is bilingual left side is Hungarian, right side is German. The name of the occupation in the Hungarian version is poetic: "shadow- and light painter..."
The same label is on the reverse of "Portrait of an officer seated, wearing light coat and blue trousers, holding water bottle (?), a sabre clipped to his belt.", Umeleckoprumyslové museum, Praha, Czech Republic, Daguerreobase, Daguerreotype: GF-29774
I'm indebted to Bálint Flesch? for this information (1 July 2016)