CIRCUS CARTE-DE-VISITE AND CABINET PHOTOGRAPHS INCLUDING CHANG AND ENG
Group of 20 photographs CDV and Cabinet sizes of mostly circus "freaks" and impresario, P. T. Barnum2 CDV photos of Chang and Eng, one with 2 of their sons.3 Cabinet photos of midgets (one mat cropped at two corners.)15 CDV photographs including Blondin, the tight rope walker full length, two of Barnum, and the rest circus freaks. Additional images on request
Autograph Note Signed on a gelatin silver print made from a 1900 negative, produced about 1965, of a 1900 postcard image showing a posed street scene in France with children and cafe diners. Paired with a silver print photograph, mat finish, of his daughters made originally made in 1960 for a guitar advertisement, the image was turned into a Holiday greeting card for 1964.
Photograph Signed by both Fairbanks and Pickford, 8 x 10 inches, silver gelatin print in soft brown and gray tones, 1928. Sjhe sits in a chair wearing fur trimmed coat and hat and he leans on the back of the chair dressed n suit and tie.
Group of three Autograph Letters Signed, two to fellow painters, David Roberts and Edward William Cooke and one to engineer, inventor and artist, James Nasmyth, each on blind embossed "Royal Scottish Academy of Painting & Sculptor" folded stationery, 8vo, Edinburgh, each dated July 17, 1862, and each with Royal Scottish Academy envelope bearing the Academy's embossed emblem.
Salt print, "Prayer,", 6.25 x 8.5," newly mounted on archival mat. Our salt print is likely trimmed at the top which is rounded at the top corners and evenly faded. The mat evens out the view of the print and also protects it.
Ida Kar Exhibition Catalog Signed and Inscribed. "An Exhibition of portraits of artists and writers in Great Britain, France and the Soviet Union; and other photographs held at the Whitechapel Art Gallery, London March-April 1960."
Photograph Painted. Albumen print of a. 19th century woman
Heavily painted albumen photograph of a 19th century woman wearing a cameo broach. Her face shows healthy pink coloring highlighted by a slight white neck ruffle matched by ruffles at the wrist of her long sleeved dark dress.
"Untitled" (Floating Tree and Peapod). Photograph "Copy Print" with Typed Letter Signed on verso in which Uelsmann explains how he created the Floating Tree and Peapod image. Typed Letter Signed, with hand written corrections, on verso of the photograph on which Uelsmann writes on the lower margin, "Copy Print." 4to, Gainseville, FL, June 11, 1976. The photograph was originally created in 1969.