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News:
The Skylight Gallery #39 Auction
Is Now Open!


Closes Nov. 20, 2014 at 10 PM EST

Bringing you: 89 Lots of Daguerreotypes, Ambrotypes, Tintypes, Albumen Prints, and more...
In connection with the Skylight Gallery 39 a new special exhibit has been added to the website...

18 works by Frank Meadow Sutcliffe
The Skylight Gallery #38 Auction
Is Now Closed


Ended Sept. 30, 2014 at 10 PM EST

Showcasing the Art of the Cabinet Card.
Photo Chit-Chat #3:

Photo Chit-Chat Newsletter #3 (17 April 2010) is now online. Kevin Klein Creates Tintypes for Revue 'Tintypes in Motion', and more.   View it here.
Photo Chit-Chat #2:

Photo Chit-Chat Newsletter #2 (16 September 2009) features "Daguerreian Discovery: The Man with an Iron Bar through his Skull".  
Photo Chit-Chat #1:

Photo Chit-Chat Newsletter #1 (18 April 2009) features a review of photographs from the Yale Darwin exhibit.  
Auction Results Online:

Over 1000 items sold through past Skylight Gallery Auctions are now online. Listings include images, openings and hammer prices.   ...View them here.
The Special Exhibits Area is now open with Nine Exhibits:

Views of Bermuda  -  Alaska  -  Microphotography  -  Karl Blossfeldt  -  James Hill  -  Paris Metro  -  Laplanders  -  Cairo Cartes-de-Visite  -  Frank Meadow Sutcliffe
Image of the Day:


From the Skylight Gallery #39:
(Sale Ends: November 20, 2014 at 10 PM EST)
 
Amazon Indian Garb

Vintage albumen print showing a dark-skinned man in garb of the Amazon Indians, attributed Courret Hermanos, Peru, circa 1870. Inscribed in pencil on reverse in pencil "Indian of the Amazon / Lima Jan. 12th 1870" and in pen, "L?. G?. Bigelow". On period board approx. 11 x 8.5 inches (27x22 cm). ...learn more about this print
 
Categories: | Albumen Print | Hermanos Courret | Anthropology | Colonialism | Peru |

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