Two Exceptional CDVs of African Americans, ca 1865

Lot of 2 CDVs. 

Portrait of African American man with cap seated in simple studio setting. Photographer unknown: n.d., ca 1865. 

Portrait of four young authoritative African American men posed together in a studio. Photographer unknown: n.d., ca 1865. One of the standing subjects wears a tall top hat and rests his hand on the shoulder of one of the seated gents who smokes a cigar. 


CDV of seated man: even toning to print and mount. Some scattered spotting, smudges on print and mount. 

CDV of four men: Slight upward curve to carte. Some scattered spotting, smudges on print and mount. Wear to lower left corner of mount. Few horizontal creases along left edge. 

Estimate: $400 - $600
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