June 22, 2018 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
Ends July 02, 2018


Ambrotypes of Musicians with Their Instruments, Plus

Lot of 8, including the following: 1 quarter plate ambrotype in full-case separated at spine; 2 sixth plate ambrotypes in full cases; 2 ninth plate ambrotypes with one in a beautiful full case with mother of pearl inlay and the other just under mat and glass;  1 ambrotype without mat or case; 1 magic lantern slide, and 1 tintype. All imagery features individuals with instruments with the exception of the tintype which is of a mother holding a young child on her lap. The tintype came enclosed in the quarter plate ambrotype of a young man holding a violin on his shoulder, and also enclosed were three cards, a printed card C. W. Roper and two hand-written cards C. W. Roper and Jennie. Gates. 

Provenance:Steve Roden Collection: Music in Vernacular Photographs


Various conditions. Refer to digital images for condition of particular photograph. 

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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