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Portrait and Landscape CDVs from Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, ca 1870

Lot of 2 CDVs. Tyson Brothers: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, ca 1870. The first carte features a full-standing portrait of a corpulent black man wearing a top hat.

The accompanying image provides an outside view capturing nine black subjects, including men, women, and a young child, seated in or standing near a mule-drawn wagon, which is parked before a small farmhouse. Each subject looks directly at the camera.

Condition:

Each carte with even toning and minor spotting. Each print with minor chipping along perimeter. Each mount with some edge/corner wear, possibly slightly trimmed along edges/corners. CDV of black man in top hat with vertical crease down center of image. CDV of family - top right corner creased. 

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$320
02/20/2020

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