Lot 10 of 435:
Cabinet card of African-American babies  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$156
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Title:
"Little Ethiopians" - photograph of the heads and some shoulders of 21 African American babies or toddlers
Author:
Place:
Chicago
Publisher:
Joshua Smith
Date:
1881
Description:

Albumen cabinet card photograph. 15x10.5 cm (6x4¼"), on original mount with photographer's imprint on verso.

"Children's Photos par excellence" is one of the strength's of Smith's Studio of Photography. Owner's inscription on the back of the card dated 1882.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some fading and foxing, very good.
 
Item number:
291038
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