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17143 Modern Still Life by Mike Robinson 1/4 plate
daguerreotype of three cameras. $900
Mike Robinson, works as a modern master of the
daguerreotype, a long-neglected and demanding
photographic art which produces a direct positive image on
silvered copper plate. By its nature, each daguerreotype is
a unique object, an irreproducable edition of one.
Robinson's work in the daguerreotype combines a classical
sense of beauty with the high level of technical skill
required for success in this difficult medium. His unique
contribution to the modern daguerreotype has gained
increasing recognition, with pieces housed in major US and