Subjects: Occupations
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1840s French Jurist
Exceptional framed 1840s
quarter plate daguerreotype of a French advocate or judge in legal costume holding books. In its original period pine frame and black /   $3,600.   View details...
French Girl with Joan of Arc
Anonymous French quarter plate daguerreotype circa 1850, showing a girl with small flower and a statuette of Joan of Arc. Resealed in period passe-partout moun /   $2,600.   View details...
Shoe-Shine Man
CDV-format albumen print of an Arab shoe-shine man shining a shoe, by Hippolyte Delié, circa 1865. Imprinted front "H. Delié & Cie. Phot." and on reverse "Ph /   $350.   View details...
Grant and Family
Framed
whole plate albumen print from a naive engraving of General Grant and his family, circa 1868. Mounted on a period oval mat with gilt border and printed /   $180.   View details...
Forget Me Not
Extensively hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print, German circa 1870, showing a young peasant girl in décolleté holding a bouquet of blue forget-me-not flower /   $45.   View details...
At the Roadside Shrine
Hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print ca. 1870, showing a girl at roadside shrine. Titled front "Das Gebet." and reverse "No. 1161 / La priere. / Das Gebet / T /   $45.   View details...
Praying before the Meal
Hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print ca. 1870 showing a boy saying grace before his meal. Titled on the reverse "Kinder-Album / nach der Natur photographiert. /   $45.   View details...
Enjoying the Meal
Hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print ca. 1870 showing a boy eating a biscuit and cream [?]. Titled on the reverse "Kinder-Album / nach der Natur photographier /   $45.   View details...
Feeding the Chicken
CDV-format albumen print of a girl feeding a chicken, by S. P. Christmann, Berlin, circa 1870. With bright applied hand-coloring in green, orange, red, blue an /   $35.   View details...
Ophicleide on Chair
CDV-format albumen print of showing an early musical instrument which may be an Ophicleide (early form of tuba) atop what is probably a studio child's chair. A /   $225.   View details...
Cornhuskers by the Ryles
Tintype in CDV-sized cardboard mount showing two down-home Iowa citizens with rolled pants and funny hats, one of them smoking a pipe, probably by Mr. & Mrs. A. /   $35.   View details...
In the Snow
Extensively hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print, German circa 1870, showing a woodcutter's daughter walking in a snowy landscape. Titled front "Des Holzfalle /   $45.   View details...
Indian Gardener
CDV-format albumen print showing an Indian native watering a variety of potted plants, with pencil inscription on reverse reading "Travancore or Dhanguhra / Ind /   $45.   View details...
Boys with Cage
Hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print ca. 1870 showing two boys examining a yellow bird? whose open cage is nearby. Titled on the reverse "Kinder-Album / nach d /   $55.   View details...
Rustic Shepherdess
Extensively hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print, German circa 1870, showing a rustic shepherdess with a dog at her feet and goats or sheep in the background. /   $45.   View details...
Washing Her Feet
Extensively hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print, German circa 1870, showing a young peasant girl washing her feet in a rustic spring. Titled front "An der Qu /   $45.   View details...
Bemedaled Guitarist
CDV-format albumen print circa 1870s showing a dashing bemedaled man with guitar. With an unclear ink inscription on reverse appearing to read "Flute / Roman R /   $65.   View details...
Chimney Sweep at Work
CDV-format albumen print circa 1870, superb and rare vintage image of a young chimney sweep seated next to a fireplace or furnace entrance, holding his brush an /   $850.   View details...