Sale 10BP01 | Lot 4

[AFRICAN AMERICAN] Group of fourteen quarter-plate tintypes of African Americans

Catalogue: Books, Photographs & Prints
[AFRICAN AMERICAN]  Group of fourteen quarter-plate tintypes of African Americans

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Lot 4
[AFRICAN AMERICAN] Group of fourteen quarter-plate tintypes of African Americans,
, most about 3 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches (100 x 605 mm). Four of the portraits are of women, one is of an infant; the remainder are male. A fifteenth tintype is present, an apparently unrelated view of a building. Some corners clipped from case mounting, surface defects (mostly minor), but a most attractive and unusual group.

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Books, Photographs & Prints

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