Biographic & Vernacular Photos

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1900s Costume Violinist Photographer Portrait 1900s Costume Violinist Photographer Portrait

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1900s Costume Violinist Photographer Portrait

$125.00

Stunning and unusual, with a showy late Victorian performer's sequins and developed in frame.  Found in a late 19thc photographer's estate, likely abandoned for the dew drops at one elbow.  Measures 8 x 10", cast...
1950s DOG PARTY B/W Photo 1950s DOG PARTY B/W Photo

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1950s DOG PARTY B/W Photo

$125.00

Best genre details, cigarette machine and a beer at the bar. Glossy 8 x 10", cracks and fingerprint stain.
1890s Victorian CAT & Moon Sheet Music Kodak Vernacular Photo 1890s Victorian CAT & Moon Sheet Music Kodak Vernacular Photo

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1890s Victorian CAT & Moon Sheet Music Kodak Vernacular Photo

$125.00

Wonderful! Burgundy and gold edge Kodak pocket camera mount measures 4.25 x 5.25” with nothing more than edge chips.
1920s Dead Honest Prostitute Studio Portrait RPPC 1920s Dead Honest Prostitute Studio Portrait RPPC

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1920s Dead Honest Prostitute Studio Portrait RPPC

$295.00

There is nothing romantic here, she is resigned to a client or a madam behind this camera. Sitting slumped and disinterested, cheap night gown with straps pulled down and black stockings rolled to bare her...
1910s Cake Make Do Porch Bakery Photo RPPC 1910s Cake Make Do Porch Bakery Photo RPPC

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1910s Cake Make Do Porch Bakery Photo RPPC

$95.00

Wonderful! Measures 3.5 x 5.5”, sunlight sepia real photo postcard in nice condition with soiling at margins. Identified on reverse in modern hand, Cassandra PA.
1900s Victorian Children at Play w/ KITE 1900s Victorian Children at Play w/ KITE

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1900s Victorian Children at Play w/ KITE

$125.00

Striking juxtaposition and beyond rare subject. Mount measures 6 x 7” with developer’s wipe at right and edge wear.  
1910s Young Woman Graduate Robe & Dog Studio Photo RPPC 1910s Young Woman Graduate Robe & Dog Studio Photo RPPC

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1910s Young Woman Graduate Robe & Dog Studio Photo RPPC

$125.00

Remarkable for the time. Celebrating higher education with a loyal dog at her feet, both historically very male portrait tropes. Real photo postcard measures 3.5 x 5.5”, heavy development reads warm and mottled. Signed Meadville...
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