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    Six Tintype Portraits of Black Women. A group of portraits of black women from all walks of life including a maid as well as many members of the middle-class. One portrait shows a white woman standing with two seated black women. Six of the tintypes are 1/6 plate, the other two are 1/16 plate housed in CDV size mounts. Most are in fine condition save for the occasional clip or chipping at edges, one tintype has been slightly bent. Overall, a terrific selection of 19th century studies.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
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