Mathew B. BRADY (photographer).
Very good and rare see-through double-sided ambrotype, very good condition, bearing the faint Brady Cutting Patent July 4 & 11, 1854 punched stamp at lower right corner
Mathew B. Brady (c. 1822 – January 15, 1896) an important early American photographer. He is now bets "known for his scenes of the Civil War, he studied under inventor Samuel F. B. Morse, who pioneered the daguerreotype technique in America. Brady opened his own studio in New York in 1844, and photographed Andrew Jackson, John Quincy Adams, and Abraham Lincoln, among other public figures." (wikipedia)
- Size: Sixth plate
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