[EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY - AMBROTYPES - PORTRAITURE]. Wall frame containing 6 quarter plate ambrotypes of a family, incl. young girl posed with porcelain dog. N.p.: n.p., n.d.

Quarter plate ambrotype of a young girl wearing an off-the-shoulder plaid dress, standing with her arm around a porcelain dog figurine. (Spotting to mat.) -- Quarter plate ambrotype of a young boy standing next to a chair wearing a boldly patterned shirt and striped belt with ornate buckle. (Spotting to mat.) -- Quarter plate ambrotype of a distinguished-looking man wearing a stiff collar and bushy sideburns. (Flaking to emulsion and spotting to mat.) -- And 3 other quarter plate ambrotypes. Conditions vary. All housed in a 17 x 15 1/2 in. wooden wall frame (wear to surface including some scratches and loss to finish, adhesive residue to upper edge). 

Provenance:Eugene R. Groves Collection of 19th Century Photography

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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