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    Pair of Quarter Plate Hard Images in Double Thermoplastic Case (Krainik 31), ca. early 1860s, the first a tintype showing an older couple and the second being an ambrotype of a young woman. The resemblance between the two women suggests a mother-daughter relationship. An odd, but hardly unprecedented, mixture of two photographic processes being displayed in the same case. Both sides of the case are embossed with "Alone at the Rendezvous", Krainik 31, from a painting by Alfred DeDreaux. Some flaking to the ambrotype and uneven surfaces on the tintype. Three minor edge chips to the case. Overall very good condition.

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    November, 2007
    12th-13th Monday-Tuesday
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