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ph307.jpg (38118 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHERS WITH CAMERA. Cabinet card, 6 1/2” x 4 1/4”, photo two men seated, one resting a camera on his lap, the other holds a lens in his hands. Snyder, La Jose, Pa. Imprint. Fine condition. . (Ph.307); $575.


ph333.jpg (462220 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHER ILLUSTRATED LETTERHEAD. Illustrated letterhead for C.S. Bryant, Photographer and frame maker, Pittsburgh, Pa. 11" x 8.5" .Inset offset litho of gallery interior with camera in center. One inch closed tear top left edge, 1" tear along with a  few smaller repaired tears right edge,  o/w VG-fine cond.. (Ph.333); $125.


ph315.jpg (69000 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHERS ADVERTISING CARD. Nice Advertising cabinet card, 6 1/2 x 4 1/4”, for Frederiksen studio. Has a collection of various portraits and outdoor views along the perimeter, the interior views show his studio exterior and interior. Frederiksen, New York imprint on bottom of mount and on verso. Some light minor soiling, o/w Fine condition. (Ph. 315); $425.


ph330.jpg (356737 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHERS ADVERTISING CARD.  Advertising cabinet card, 6 1/2 x 4 1/4”, for George Fahr, Bonaparte, Iowa. Has a collection of various portraits  The card ialso serves as a promotional advertisement for othe various business around town with text on verso.. Fine condition, visually very appealing, with excellent tonality and contrast. (Ph. 330); $875.


pc173.jpg (97909 bytes)RPPC - PHOTOGRAPHER'S TENT. Real photo postcard. 3 1/2" x 5 1/2'  Photographers Gallery (Tent) northlight flap seen to right, appears to be a fire in background. Llocation unknown, postally unused. Some light wear and soiling, overall VG- Fine.(Pc173); $125. 


ph305.jpg (42839 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIO INTERIOR . Cabinet card, 6 1/2” x 4 1/4”, showing the interior of Bissell’s photographers studio. Several large format portraits can be seen displayed, along with other furniture and displays. Bissell, Effingham, Ill imprint. Another photo, possible Bissell’s house, is mount on verso. Fine cond. (Jb.,305);$375.SOLD


ph313.jpg (62787 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHY GALLERY EXTERIOR. Stereo view, 7” x 3 1/2”. View in Olney, Illinois showing Burnett & Sons Photo Gallery. Burnett’s Stereoscopic Views, Olney Illinois imprint. Exhibits light soiling and wear, overall Vg-F. (Ph.313); $550.SOLD


ph338.jpg (184851 bytes)CABINET CARD – PHOTOGRAPHER WITH CAMERA – RED WING MINN. Cabinet card 6 ½ x 4 ¼, View of man with camera. Hubbell photographer’s imprint (R.W. Hubbell of  316 Third Street, Red Wing, Minnesota, who operated from 1886 to 1893.  On back in new tex is the notation that this is Andrew Lidberg, A Minn photographer. The  Lidberg Studio was located at 312-314 West Avenue, Red Wing, Minnesota. Exhibits some very light wear, overall VG-Fine cond. (ph338 ); 725.


ph314.jpg (80725 bytes)ITINERANT PHOTO STUDIO. 4” x 4 3/4” gelatin photo mounted on 7” x 10” album page. View of Itinerant photographer’s tent, large sign “ Photos” affixed to tent, smaller sign hangs from building. Ca. 1890s. Image VG, glue remnants surround image on mount. (Ph314); $275.


ph317.jpg (44797 bytes)BON TON PHOTOGRAPHER’S ILLUSTRATED MAT. Ca. 1900 Paper mat housing a tintype, 3 1/4” x 4 3/4’. Very nice illustration of the Bon Ton Tintypes Tent. Tintype of seated men. Exhibits some wear along edges, diagonal crease, o/w Vg condition. (Ph317); $100.


ph320.jpg (95540 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHER WITH CAMERA. Cabinet card, 61/2” x 4 1/4”. View of William Beck (or assistant) with camera on tripod. Wm. Beck, Morrisville, Ill imprint. Tip of t/r corner missing, not affecting image, o/w fine cond. (Ph.320); $795.


ph306.jpg (23303 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHER'S ADVERTISING CDV. 2 1/” x 4 1/8”. “Family Pets Made by A. D. Tyler, Jr. PHOTOGRAPHER! Successor to the Late A. R. Davis 38 Main Street , Biddeford, Me.” imprinted in image surrounded by collage of children’s photos. The back has been painted black, o/w fine cond. (Ph.306); $295.


ph301.jpg (114081 bytes)CHILD PHOTOGRAPHING SEATED DOLL.  Cabinet card, 6 1/2” x 4 1/4”, showing the a yung girl with camera on tripod with her seated doll next to her. Ray, Alexanaria, Ind imprint. A bit of soiling on mount, o/w  Fine cond. (Ph.301);$300..


ph322.jpg (72551 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHER’S ADVERTISING ENVELOPE. 3 1/4” x 5 1/2” Levi Henry, Bonaparte, Iowa. Trimmed on rt side, overall VG-F.(Ph.322); $45.

ph326.jpg (295858 bytes)STEREOSCOPE ADVERTISING FLYER. 12 1/2” x 5 3/4”. Handsome multi-color foldout advertising flyer for the Perfecscope. Some small tears on bottom, original fold lines, overall VG-F. (Ph.326); $185.


ph325.jpg (122022 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHER’S TRADE CARD. Diecut card to represent a artist palette, app. 3” x 4”.. Frear’s Art Studio, Ithaca, N.Y. Some minor edge wear along top, back has small round paper affixed, o/w Fine. (Ph.325); $45


ph324.jpg (52038 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHER’S TRADE CARD. Diecut card to represent a artist palette, app. 3” x 4”. Rubin Photographer, Ithaca, N.Y. Some loss of paper on cats head, o/w Fine. (Ph.324); $45.


ph312.jpg (203841 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHER’S ADVERTISING  CARD. Champlin's Studio, Lowell Mass. 1891 two sided advertisement. 4 1/4" x 7 1/2".  Great graphics resembling U.S. currency, soliciting trade and discounted price with this ticket.  Overall Fine. (Ph.312); $225..


ph332.jpg (66795 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHER'S ADVERTISING  CDV. 2 1/” x 4 1/8”. 1860s. “Taken at K. McKinon's Gallery" Though not stated, K. McKinnon had a photographic studio at  303 West State St. Jacksonville, IL .Image is collage of  photos. Exhibits wear and some soiling to mount, The images are a bit soft focused.  overall G-VG cond. (Ph.332); $175.


ph319.jpg (76075 bytes)PHOTOGRAPHER’S BUSINESS /TRADE CARD.  2 3/4"x 4 1/2" business card for M.G. Gilmore, Photographer, Old Town Me.Fine cond. (Ph.319); $55.

 


 

ph005.jpg (109185 bytes)1/6 PL. BOGARDUS DAGUERREOTYPE. 1840's 1/6 Plate(3 1/4" X 2 3/4") dag. of young lady.  Bogardus stamped in octogonal mat., Abraham Bogardus opened his daguerrian gallery in NYC in 1846, and is considered one of the premier 19th c. photographers. Recently cleaned, good, seals not intact, housed in mat, and full leather case  (G+ cond/repaired  spine). (Ph.005) $200.eb


ph066.jpg (201809 bytes)1/2 PL. OUTDOOR TINTYPE.  1/2 Plate 5 1/4" X 4") tintype of man and young girl seated in horse and buggy. Uncased,p reserver only; doesn't appear to ever can mat though this is original to cased era , and not a later tintype. Fine clarit and tonality. (Ph.66) $295.


ph007.jpg (948872 bytes)STEREO - 1/2 pl MASCHERS STEREOSCOPE 1/2 pl (4 1/4" x 5 1/2")  Mascher's Improved Stereoscope  patent dated March 8th, 1853. The invention by J. F. Mascher, incorporated the use of two  lenses in a simple arrangement on a supplementary lid or flip,  When the supplemental lid is raised, you look through the dual lenses to view the images in 3-D. Basically as is cond: unfortunately, the images are later cdvs (taken from a multi lens camera and view in 3-d. House in an Eichemeyer style case, the spine is intact, exhibits some rubbing to leather , small ding , all easily repairable, clasp missing from one side, mat has discoloration..  (Ph.07) ; $800.


ph091.jpg (611259 bytes)1/9 PL. BEARD PATENTEE .   Daguerreotype, (2 1/2" X 1 7/8") , View of gentleman  Stamped on mat "Beard Patentee",

 Richard Beard  was an English entrepreneur and photographer who vigorously protected his photographic business by litigation over his photographic patents and helped to establish professional photography in the UK. In 1841 with the assistance of the inventor John Johnson, Beard opened England's first professional photography studio . He purchased a monopoly on the patent of the Daguerreotype process in England and Wales , and established a chain of photographic studios in London and selling licenses for studios in the provinces,. On the back of the image ( as part of the case), is the embossed emblem  ‘T. Wharton, No. 791  24 August 1841’. Thomas Wharton was a bronzist and manufacturer of ornaments in bronze and ormulu, jappanned miniature frames, morocco cases &c.’..It is believed that the datet may refer to a registration of the case design.

Overall VG-fine . (Ph.91) $sold


ph074.jpg (440942 bytes)1/6 PL. GUTTA PECHA CASE - LIBERTY. 1850's 1/6 Plate (3 1/4" X 2 3/4") melainotype ( w/ Smith & Neff patent stamped ino plate) of woman.. Case is Entiteld Liberty ( Berg 1-67S) . Image dark, case exhibits some light edge wear, overall Fine cond. (Ph.074) $200.


ph067.jpg (284066 bytes)1/9 PL. GUTTA PECHA CASE - BEEHIVE FARM MOTIF 1850's 1/9 Plate (2 1/2" X 2 " id) ; Unused case with mat, glass and preserver made to house two images., Beehive, farm Motif ( Berg 1-147). Case exhibits some light edge wear, overall Fine cond. (Ph.067) $175..


ph079.jpg (873378 bytes)1/6 PL. DAGUERREOTYPE- PAIR - MOTHER OF PEARL CASE. 1850's Pair of 1/6 Plate (3 1/4" X 2 3/4") daguerreotypes of two men. Mother of Pearl case. Images have tarnish around perimeter, case is fine, repaired split spine. (Ph.79) $200.


ph087.jpg (335479 bytes)1/4 PL.DAGUERREOTYPE - MATURE COUPLE 1850's 1/4 Plate (4 1/4" X 3 ") daguerreotype of mature couple. Full case, repaired split spine. Dag  has good tonality and contrast, overall VG-Fine. (Ph.087) $165.


ph088.jpg (420932 bytes)1/6 PL. DAGUERREOTYPE- 1840s MAN. 1840's 1/6 Plate(3 1/4" X 2 3/4") dag. of man. Mat, the lyre leather case, repaired split spine. Overall good, probable cleaned at some point.  (Ph.088) $115..


ph096.jpg (338303 bytes)1/6 PL. DAGUERREOTYPE-  MAN W/ BOOK. 1850's 1/6 Plate(3 1/4" X 2 3/4") dag. of man Encased (full leather case).  Overall good, probable cleaned at some point.  (Ph.096) $95..


ph039.jpg (275604 bytes)1/6 PL. MELAINOTYPE - CHILD IN PRAM. Ca. 1850's 1/6 Plate melainotype (with Neff's patent on plate); Image of baby in pram. Fine condition, tonality as ambrotype,original mat, preserver and case (split spine repaired  (Ph.039) $120.

 

 

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