March 07, 2019 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
Ends March 18, 2019


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Visually Engaging Outdoor Ambrotypes of Families, Lot of 4

Lot of 4 sixth plate ambrotype portraits of family members, including:

Rather picturesque outdoor portrait of a happy-looking couple sitting on the edge of a rowboat, with pencil inscription behind image reading "Brighton / Aug 27th 1887." Housed in half paper case.

Outdoor portrait of two unhappy-looking women, likely mother and daughter, wearing festive hats with some kind of lattice work structure behind them. Housed in half paper case. 

Outdoor portrait of a charming family of six featuring mother, father, and four children, all wearing hats. Mother, father, and one son appear to be smiling or smirking for the camera.

Likely outdoor, somewhat blurry, portrait of a young family featuring mother, father, and baby seated on the ground. Housed in half paper case.

Condition:

Cases with heavy wear. 

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$120
03/07/2019

 

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