DAGUERREOTYPES: 19th Century Photography

This site features color images of daguerreotypes. The viewer will learn about this mid-19th century form of photography invented by Louis J. M. Daguerre of France and how to build a daguerreotype collection. Links to other websites that feature daguerreotypes are included.
This page is undergoing continuing construction. If you have any images to offer or any questions about the daguerreotypes in this site, or comments or suggestions:

Call 1-917-952-4440 or 1-201-863-0868
Send E-mail to: dagmark@alum.mit.edu

Copyright 1996-2023 by Mark Koenigsberg. All rights reserved.
To view 22 daguerreotypes from the Mark Koenigsberg Collection, click here:


DAGUERREOTYPE GALLERIES
People
Reading
(12 images)
What's Going-On
Daguerreotypes
(7 images)
People at the
Window
(5 images)
Profile
Daguerreotypes
(14 images)
Scenic
Daguerreotypes
(7 images)
Vignette
Daguerreotypes
(24 images)
People Holding
Daguerreotypes
(17 images)
Daguerreotype
Cases
(20 cases)
Daguerreotypes
Signed in Image
(9 images)
Close-up
Daguerreotypes
(20 images)
Stereo
Daguerreotypes
(4 images)
Tinted
Daguerreotypes
(26 images)
Dog and Toy
Daguerreotypes
(under construction)
Early
Daguerreotypes
(12 images)
Maker-marked
Daguerreotypes
(under construction)
Who are These
Distinguished People
(under construction)
Occupational
Daguerreotypes
(under construction)
Finely-posed
Daguerreotypes
(10 images)
Abstract
Daguerreotypes
(under construction)
Daguerreotypes
for Sale
(under construction)
Daguerreotypes
Wanted
(under construction)

LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES OF DAGUERREAN INTEREST (New and Updated)

THE DAGUERREIAN SOCIETY: Home page
CRAIG'S DAGUERREIAN REGISTRY: Listings and biographies of daguerreotypists

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS: Selections from the collections
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS: Complete search
HARVARD UNIVERSITY: Selections of daguerreotypes
ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO: Including the Bruce Lundberg Daguerreotype Collection
AMON CARTER MUSEUM: Daguerreotypes
GETTY MUSEUM: Daguerreotype search
PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART: Daguerreotype search
NELSON-ATKINS MUSEUM OF ART: Daguerreotype search
LIBRARY COMPANY OF PHILADELPHIA: Daguerreotype search
MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE MUSEUM OF ART: Daguerreotype search
METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART: Daguerreotype search
SMITHSONIAN MUSEUMS: Daguerreotype search
NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY: Daguerreotype search
GURNEY EXHIBITION AT THE NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY: Terry Alphonse Collection
CHRYSLER MUSEUM (Norfolk, Virginia): Search daguerreotypes

BE-HOLD: Larry Gottheim's Photography Catalog
TOM PERARA TELEGRAPH AND SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENT MUSEUM: Featuring 2 telegrapher images from Mark Koenigsberg Collection


1996-2023