Pierre Victor Plumier, French (active 1840s-1850s) - Recent Acquisition Details

Pierre Victor Plumier, French (active 1840s-1850s)

Pierre Victor Plumier, French (active 1840s-1850s)

Pierre Victor Plumier's daguerreotype, Lady in costume, of c. 1850 (left) is part of an exhibition,In the Looking Glass: Recent Daguerreotype Acquisitions (Jan. 24 to July 20) featuring more than 50 daguerreotypes acquired by The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Art since 2007. The Nelson-Atkins is recognized as having one of the top five American daguerreotype collections in the U.S. Daguerreotypes are an internationally significant cornerstone of the museum’s photography holdings.