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[EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY - AMBROTYPES - PORTRAITURE]. Wall frame containing 9 ninth plate ruby ambrotypes of a family. N.p.: n.p., n.d.

Ninth plate portrait of a woman wearing a plaid dress and holding what appears to be a small cased image. (Spotting to image, heavy spotting/oxidation to mat and preserver.) -- Ninth plate portrait of a bearded man with a stern facial expression. (Light spotting to image, spotting to mat and preserver.) -- Ninth plate portrait of a very young girl sitting in a chair with her hands in her lap. (Light abrasions to plate.) -- And 6 other portraits featuring children. Conditions vary. All housed in a wooden wall frame, 12 x 13 5/8 in. (scratches and general wear to surface with finish loss). 

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

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$213
04/09/2021

 

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