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Désiré François Millet
Stereo daguerreotype of French soldier
Daguerreotype, stereo, detail
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Courtesy of Christopher Wahren
Stereo daguerreotype of French soldier, by Désiré Franþois Millet, Paris, ca. 1860. With intact period seals and reverse-painted glass mount with Millet studio stencil in gilt on front and Millet studio label on reverse. Notation on reverse identifies the sitter as "Edmond LaferriÞre". Applied color in flesh, red, blue, green, gilt, and silver.