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Inscription

on verso, left panel, one of three printed cards backs each daguerreotype, [1]: From / TYLER & CO.'s / 25 CENT / DAGUERREOTYPE / ROOMS, / Cor. Winter & Washington Sts., / BOSTON.; [2]: Pictures taken for 25 Cents / AT THE / PLUMBE NATIONAL / DAGUERRIAN GALLERY, / No. 75 COURT STREET, / FOUNDED IN 1840. / The Oldest Establishment of the kind / in Boston / Pictures taken by Machinery by an / ENTIRE NEW PROCESS / Pictures taken in any weather.; [3]: BOSTON / PICTURE COMPANY. / TYLER & CO. / Cor. Winter & Washington Streets. / 500 Daguerreotypes Executed Daily / BY A NEW / GERMAN INVENTION AND MACHINERY, / AT THEIR / EXTENSIVE SKY-LIGHT / ROOMS.

Provenance

(Charles Isaacs Photographs Inc., New York); NGA purchase, 2009.