Antoine Claudet, c. 1851
Antoine François Jean Claudet (1797–1867) was a French photographer active in Great
Britain. He was a student of
Louis Daguerre and a friend of N. P.
received many honors, among which was the
in 1853, as "Photographer-in-ordinary" to Queen Victoria.
Size of the stereo-daguerreotype 3 1/6 x 6 ¾ in.,
original sealing, original label from "Mr. Antoine Claudet,
107 Regent Street" on the reverse. With original case.
Reserve: 2,400/US$ 3,216