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Price Realized: $2,750 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2335 Lot 5
BABBITT, PLATT D. (active 1853-1870)
Quarter-plate daguerreotype depicting a large group of well-dressed tourists at Niagara Falls. Circa 1854
Estimate $3,000 - 4,500
Babbitt was in the enviable position of claiming an "en plein air" studio in a prime location--in front of Point View, later Prospect Point, on the American side of Niagara Falls, where he maintained a lucrative business.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,750