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One Man Band Cabinet Card Collection

Lot of 6 cabinet cards featuring Mr. Chisholm, the One Man Band. Two credited on mount to Miner, Fort Wayne, IN; one credited to Miner & Dexter, Fort Wayne, IN; two signed, "D[?] Chisholm" on verso; and one unmarked. Three images show Mr. Chisholm blowing into a trumpet while playing a violin and pressing pedals with his feet; the other three show Mr. Chisholm posing with his instruments and/or his fascinating music machine.

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Steve Roden Collection: Music in Vernacular Photographs

Lots 269 - 279 represent a selection of images from the Steve Roden Collection of photographs related to music, sound, and listening, many of which are illustrated in the book,...i listen to the wind that obliterates my traces: music in vernacular photographs, 1880-1955, published by Steve Roden, 2011.

Provenance:Steve Roden Collection: Music in Vernacular Photographs

Condition:

Cabinet cards in varying conditions; a few with soiling, spotting, and discoloration to image and mount; others with edge wear to mount.

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$420
06/22/2018

 

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