October 06, 2016 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati


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Half Plate Ambrotype of Family Posed in Front of Niagara Falls, Plus Additional Outdoor Tintypes and Cabinet Card

Half plate ambrotype, uncased, of a family posed in front of the misty Niagara Falls.

3 outdoor tintypes, the first showing a family posed outside their home, standing along a white picket fence, 5.5 x 4 in.; the second, a view of a young boy on horseback with a man, presumably his father, standing at his side, 6 x 4 in.; and a view of a large brick building, with a group of man standing on the front steps, with horses resting on the left side of the structure, 5 x 3.5 in. Accompanied by a cabinet card of the same brick building, with men standing on the steps, a few children peering out from the top window, and a horse-drawn cart parked at right. 

 

Condition:

Loss to ambrotype's emulsion, especially along left edge, few spots on plate. Some creases, wear to each tintype, few scratches, some soiling. Cabinet card with surface soiling. 

Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$270
10/06/2016