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et656.jpg (36649 bytes)HARP GUITAR -BANJO. 1880 cabinet card (6 1/2” x 4 1/4"). Group of five gents with stringed instruments including a man with a scarce harp guitar (I have been told that it is either a Washburn or Martin). The other men are holding a banjo, guitar, and mandolins. Image is in good condition, despite light soiling, however the mount has the b/l corner missing.  No photographer’s imprint. (Et. 656); $95.

lf099.jpg (310530 bytes)GUITARS -MANDOLINS. Ca. 1890 albumen image (7 1/2” x 9 3/4") on mount, trimmed to image.. Group of six gents with guitars and mandolins. Image exhibits strong tones and contrast, mpint showe wear and chipping, w/ broken b/r and b/l corners, 3/4 tear top center,  No photographer’s imprint. (Lf89); $125.

et655.jpg (93679 bytes)DRUMMER. Cabinet card, 6 1/2" x 4 1/4" Great view of a cigar smoking drummer for the "Union Band", which can be seen on hat. Buchanan, Indianapolis, Ind. photographer's imprint.  Great tonality and contrast , Fine cond. (Et.655); $125. 

et702.jpg (81273 bytes)SOHMER PIANO CATALOG. 8 1/2" x 5" Undated, early 20th c., original paper wraps, 40pp. Sohmer & Co. Piano Makers, Astoria, Long Island, N.Y. wonderfully illustrated catalog, the first 10 pages details the qualities of their manufacture, the majority of the following right hand pages have full page illustrations of the various styles of pianos, on the verso there is testimonials or further details on the makes. Very fine condition. (ET.702). $85.

et658.jpg (129386 bytes)TOWN BAND. Albumen image. 6 1/2" x 7 1/8" , on cream mount. Nice view of the town band, No photographer's id. Image has nice appeal, b/r corner has crease, corners of mount chipped, o/w VG. (ET.658); $55.00

et661.jpg (96720 bytes)BANJO PLAYER. 10" x 8" silverprint photograph, ca 1920's of man playing a banjo. Nice detailed image, inscribed by "Dewey". Photo by famed Los Angeles photographer Witzel with stamped studio imprint on back. Fine condition. (ET.661). $75.

et662.jpg (136348 bytes)FAMILY BAND ONE MAN BAND. 1800's cabinet card (4 1/4" x 6 1/2"). "View of a family band, numerous instruments are seen. I.W. Taber, San Francisco  photographic backmark. Good tonality and contrast, overall Fine condition (Et. 662); $100..

et398.jpg (126575 bytes)YOUNG WOMEN WITH GUITAR AND VIOLIN. Cabinet Card ( 6 1/2" x 4 1/4") of two women holding instruments, one with a violin, one with an acoustic guitar. C.H. Wells, Denver Colorado studio imprint on mount. Mount exhibits some wear along the edges and soiling, as well as slight chipping on photo and mount in bottom right hand corner, though nondistracting. Overall, very good.  (Et. 662); $100..

et397.jpg (120116 bytes)YOUNG WOMEN WITH BANJO. Cabinet Card ( 6 1/2" x 4 1/4") of women with a banjo.  Rockwood, NY studio mark on front of mount, as well as on back. Mount exhibits some wear along edges and corners, and some minor staining, overall very good  (Et. 397); $225.

et399.jpg (126693 bytes)MAN WITH GUITAR. Cabinet Card ( 6 1/2" x 4 1/4") of a man holding a guitar, Hartman, Woleott, Ind. on front of mount. Mount is a little worn, the bottom left corner is chipped slightly, and there is some light creasing on back, but does not show on front in photo. Staining throughout, however, only lightly on photo,o/w  good condition.  (Et. 399); $100.

lf104.jpg (624031 bytes)BAND  - GUITARS. BANJOES AND MANDOLINS. Albumen image10 x 13 1/2 on 10 1/2 x 14 mount. Nicely composed image of eight member band with instrument. Providence, R.I  iphotographers imprint. Strong contrast , clarity and tonality. Fine cond.. (lf104); $175. 


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