Biographic & Vernacular Photos

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Vintage 1920s Tethered Barn Owl Signed Animal Photo RPPC Vintage 1920s Tethered Barn Owl Signed Animal Photo RPPC

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Vintage 1920s Tethered Barn Owl Signed Animal Photo RPPC

$295.00

Incredible quality work. Signed Herbert Knauf, Canfield Ohio. Measures 3.5 x 5.5", very nice condition. 
1880s Victorian Baby Pet PIG Studio Cabinet Photo 1880s Victorian Baby Pet PIG Studio Cabinet Photo

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1880s Victorian Baby Pet PIG Studio Cabinet Photo

$195.00

Animal and child eating the same snacks! Incredibly warm image.  Measures 4.25 x 6.5”, very good condition with light exposure and soiling at margins.
Vintage 1900s Family Tavern Bar Liquor Store Photo Vintage 1900s Family Tavern Bar Liquor Store Photo

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Vintage 1900s Family Tavern Bar Liquor Store Photo

$95.00

Honest workstead. Saw dust on the floor, Prune Brandy sign, Globe Tobacco…still home to the family. Mirror over the bar is even engraved WELCOME. Sight size measures 4.5 x 7.5”, soft focus and scuffs in...
1900s Electric Motor Mechanic Labor Shop Photo 1900s Electric Motor Mechanic Labor Shop Photo

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1900s Electric Motor Mechanic Labor Shop Photo

$125.00

Bizarre contraption and incredible details. Labeled only 'building a motor'. Rare glimpse, dates to 1900/10.  Measures 3.75 x 4.75”, thin paper with crease top right and edge tears repaired with archival tape.    
Victorian Man Violin Trick Stunt Studio Photo Victorian Man Violin Trick Stunt Studio Photo

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Victorian Man Violin Trick Stunt Studio Photo

$195.00

Outstanding Bon Vivant! Balanced on beer bottles and balancing an upside down violin / bow.  Light image with development stain behind chair. Sight size measures measures 2.75 x 3.75” and trimmed mount.
Vintage 1930s Hippo Circus Cowboy Photo Vintage 1930s Hippo Circus Cowboy Photo

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Vintage 1930s Hippo Circus Cowboy Photo

$125.00

Scrub grass and VERY disparate faces.  Measures 3.5 x 4.5”. Very nice condition with wrinkling from old scrapbook mount. 
Antique 1890s EARLY ZOO Tintype Photo Antique 1890s EARLY ZOO Tintype Photo

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Antique 1890s EARLY ZOO Tintype Photo

$295.00

Incredibly early reference. Raccoon / possum at left and maybe an owl at right? Children pose with signs.  Measures 3.5 x just under 5”, very good condition. Flake over boy’s head and a few strings...
Vintage 1920s African American Fraternal Order H/C Photo Vintage 1920s African American Fraternal Order H/C Photo

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Vintage 1920s African American Fraternal Order H/C Photo

$295.00

Rare documentation, found in the Hill District of Pittsburgh PA. Tinted sky and hand colored (most likely) Shriners Fez. Measures 7 x 9" mounted as original. Stub to bottom left corner long ago reinforced with...
Vintage 1890s Heroine Women Playing Card Collage Art Cabinet Photos Vintage 1890s Heroine Women Playing Card Collage Art Cabinet Photos

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Vintage 1890s Heroine Women Playing Card Collage Art Cabinet Photos

$450.00

At the intersection of Arts & Crafts, Pre Raphaelite and Art Nouveau, strange and wonderful artist's project.  Mucha inspired paintings pinned to wood paneling and photographed in dreamy Victorian sepia, then mounted to cabinet photo...
Antique 19thc Victorian Girl Ornate Bronze Fish Aquarium Photograph Antique 19thc Victorian Girl Ornate Bronze Fish Aquarium Photograph

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Antique 19thc Victorian Girl Ornate Bronze Fish Aquarium Photograph

$295.00

Rare reference, ethereal portrait. Original sealed mat measures 7.5 x 8.5" with toning.
Vintage 1902 Trained Dog Baby Carriage Paris Studio Gelatin Photo RPPCs Vintage 1902 Trained Dog Baby Carriage Paris Studio Gelatin Photo RPPCs

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Vintage 1902 Trained Dog Baby Carriage Paris Studio Gelatin Photo RPPCs

$375.00

Spectacular. Baby’s name (Deda) in fountain pen and dated 1902. Warm sepia with heavy gelatin, chip to one corner. Pair measures 3.5 x 5.5”.
Unusual 19thc Victorian Woman Photo Calling Card Unusual 19thc Victorian Woman Photo Calling Card

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Unusual 19thc Victorian Woman Photo Calling Card

$125.00

Scarce women's calling card with sepia photograph. Nice condition and original textile trim. Measures 3 x 4.75".   
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