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CARTES DE VISITE

 

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The New York Photographic Company.  Apollo De Belvidere. Albumen cdv.  
$20.00

 

The London Stereoscopic Company.  Bank Of England.  albumen cdv.  $45.00

 

Francis Bedford.  
Lynmouth -On The Lyn, At Lynmouth. 
2 1/2 x 4 inch albumen cdv.  
$40.00

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Brady.  Portrait Of A Man.  
Albumen cdv.  
$35.00

 

 

 

Brady.  Portrait Of A Man.  
Albumen cdv.  
$35.00

 

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Disderi.  Queen Victoria.  2 1/2 x 4 inch albumen cdv.  
$50.00

 

Anon.  Castle Coburg.  2 1/2 x 3 3/4 inch albumen cdv.  
$25.00

 

The New York Photographic Company.  Venus Of The Vatican.  2 1/2 x 4 inch albumen cdv.  
$20.00

 

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Chloe Lankton (1812-1890) 
"Champion Invalid" 
&
 Her House
 2 Albumen Cdvs  
2 1/2 x 4 inches .   
Both cartes de visite are Titled on the mount.  
The cartes were published by J. C. Garrigues & Co.  and have a Gutekunst logo on the back.  
At the age of 16, Lankton was prostrated by an incurable disease which kept her a prisoner in her room for 62 years.  Her house was located in New Hartford CT.  
H. G. Atwell wrote a book about Lankton in 1859.
$250.00

 

 

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Hotel Kokoreff. Moscow, Russia. CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite.    Light tones
$45.00

 


 

Railway Bridge Over The Elbe Near Hamburg, Germany. CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite.   The photographer's logo is on  the front of the cdv:  Sophus Williams. Berlin, 1876.  The bridge is identified in ink on the back.  There are some surface marks and light tones. 
$45.00

 

 

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Austrian Soldier With Sword. Ca. 1870's. CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite.   The photographer's logo is on  the the back of the cdv:  Baldi & Wurthle, Salzburg. 
$35.00

 

German Soldier By Daseking. Oldenburg. Ca. 1870's. CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite.   The photographer's logo is on  the front and the back of the cdv
$30.00

German Soldier By Chr. Petersen. Neumunster. Ca. 1870's. CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite.   
The photographer's logo is on  the front and the back of the cdv
$30.00

 

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2 German Boys In School Uniforms. Ornate Inkwell(?) or sculpture on the table .  CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite with creases.  The photographer's ornate logo is on  the front and the back of the cdv: Louis Becker, Essen Germany
$35.00

 

Cute Kid In Great Chair. Vienna, Austria .  CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite .  The photographer's ornate logo is on  the back of the cdv C. Matzner, Vienna, Austria.
$25.00

French Officer. Poitiers. Dubois .  CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite with light tones.  The photographer's logo is on  the front and the back of the cdv Leopold  Dubois, Poitiers
$35.00

 

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W.P. Frith, English Artist.  Window & Grove . CDV. woodburytype Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch  carte de visite .   The photographer's  logo is on  the front of the cdv.  There is a printed advertisement for Taunus, The Royal Table Water on the back of the card
$40.00

 

 

Wilhelm Von Kaulbach. German Artist. CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite with some surface marks.   The photographer's  logo is on  the front and the back of the cdv:  J. Albert, Munchen.  Kaulbach was a German Historical painter and illustrator.  He was also the director of the Munich Academy
$50.00

 

Hand Colored Leaves. Christmas Greetings:  "Wishing You A Happy Christmas"  is printed at the bottom of the card.  Unusual subject matter for a cdv.  CDV Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite.
$150.00

 

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Attractive Young Woman In Costume 
2 1/2  x 4 inch albumen carte de visite.   
The photographer's logo is on  the back of the cdv:  J. A. Williams, Newport, Rhode Island
$35.00

 

 

Man In Costume. By Hanson, Leeds. Albumen CDV.. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite with light tones.  
The photographer's logo is on  the front and the back of the cdv
$35.00

 

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Really Cute Little Girl Identified on the back as "Hallee(sic)". Porter & Winter. Cincinnati, Ohio.  CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite with light tones.  The photographer's logo is on  the front of the cdv
$20.00

 

 

 

 

Man In Costume With Mask. CDV. Great Barrington, Mass. CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite.   The photographer's logo is on  the back of the cdv:  E. R. Sisson
$45.00

 

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Man From Gloppen In Nordfjord, Norway. Some Hand coloring . CDV.Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite.The image is identified with a label on the front.   The photographer's logo is on  the back of the cdv:  M. Selmer, Bergen
$45.00

 

Young Man Wearing Mortarboard. Woman Photographer. CDV.Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite with light tones.  The photographer's logo is on  the back of the cdv:  "Mrs. Bustin & Sons. Photographers. Hereford & Ross."   
$35.00

Couple In Costume. Vienna, Austria. CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite.  The photographer's logo is on  the front and the back of the cdv: "A. Baschia."
$40.00

 

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Full Length Young Boy Wearing Costume. CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite
$35.00

 

Charming Young Boy Wearing A Kilt. Robert Armstrong, Edinburgh.   . CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite .  The photographer's logo is on  the back of the cdv. 
$50.00

 

German Boy In Sailor Suit Reading A Book. Fuchs, Charlottenburg  . CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite .  The photographer's logo is on  the front of the cdv. 
$35.00

 

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Sunday School Class Outside Of The Church. Gillett, New York is the photographer. 2 1/2x4 inch albumen carte de visite
$50.00

 

School Class 42 Kids & 3 Teachers. Liverpool, England.  S. Kruger Photographer  . CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite .  The photographer's logo is on  the front and the back of the cdv. The name "James Heap" is written in ink on the back of the card
$40.00

 

German Soldier. Strasbourg. Ca. 1870's Helios CDV. Ca. 1870's. CDV. Albumen Print. 2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite.   The photographer's logo is on  the the back of the cdv:  Helios, Strasbourg
$30.00

 

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Cathedral. Lucerne, Switzerland. F. Charnaux, Geneve is the photographer.  His logo is on the back of the carte.  The view is also identified in ink on the back. 2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite
$50.00

 

 

Hand Colored CDV Of English Actress Clara Rousby (1848-1879).  2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite The photographer's logo is on  the the back of the cdv:  
The  London Stereoscopic & Photography Company
$50.00

 

Melrose Abbey-The South Transept. Aberdeen. 
G.W. Wilson photographer.  
2 1/2   x4 inch albumen carte de visite.  The photographer's logo is on  the front of the cdv
$25.00

 

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Indian Sweeper  
 2 1/2   x 4 inch 
albumen carte de visite.   
The photographer's logo is on  the back of the cdv:  Wm. F. Hunter, Brooklyn, New York. 
The subject is  identified in ink on the back of the card:  "Mater, or sweeper
$100.00

 

 

Indian Woman & Her Two Children.  2 1/2   x 4 inch 
albumen carte de visite.   The photographer's logo is on  the back of the cdv:  
Wm. F. Hunter, Brooklyn, New York. The woman is  identified in ink on the back of the carte:  
"A Genana (sic) lady with her two children, the only one who has ever been permitted to go out to have her likeness taken.  She can read and write Bengalee well, and is studying English, History,  Grammar and Geography."  
$100.00

 

Indian Man In His Winter Dress.    
 2 1/2   x 4 inch 
albumen carte de visite.   
The photographer's logo is on  the back of the cdv:  
Wm. F. Hunter, Brooklyn, New York. The man is  identified in ink on the back of the card:  
"Baboo.  A native Hindoo Gentleman in his winter dress with a cloth sar (sic) coat and Indian shawl."  
$100.00

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Street Scene. 
Exotic  Location.  
Penang, Malaysia.  
The sign reads:  
"Scow Huck & Co. General "    
They were ship chandlers
 2 1/2   x 4 inch 
albumen carte de visite. 
$125.00

 

 

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Costumes Des Pays-Bas. 
Hand Colored. Woman & Fish.    
 2 1/2   x4  inch albumen carte de visite The carte is titled   on the front:  Costumes Des Pays-Bas.  La Zelande. Arnemuiden.  
This is a maratime province in the south west Netherlands
$35.00

 

Haverhill, Mass. Street Scene. 
Old City Hall torn down in the 1970's.  Ca. 1870's.  
2 1/2 x 4 inch Albumen carte de visite taken by L. D. Judkins, 
Haverhill Mass.  
His logo is on the back of the card. 
There is a woman and a horse & wagon in the scene as well as a very  imposing looking building
$50.00

Cute Little Girl With Cat Toy.  
 2 1/2   x4  inch albumen carte de visite The photographer's logo is on the front and the back of the carte:  
Atelier Kohler, Heilbronn & Stuttgart.
$35.00 

 

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Hunchback  Man.  
 2 1/2   x 4  inch albumen carte de visite with some surface marks. 
Very rich tones.  
There is no maker's mark
$35.00

 

 

Naval Officer. circa 1860's.  
2 1/2   x 4 inch albumen carte de visite The carte has no markings on the front or back. 
This is either a British or American Naval Officer during the Civil War period
$50.00

Pretty Young Woman. 
John A. Whipple of Boston 
   2 1/2   x 4  inch albumen carte de visite .  
The photographer's logo is on the back of the cdv.  
The dates of birth & death of the woman are written on the back of the carte. 
$35.00

 

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Russian CDV. Church D' Astankino 
2 1/2 x 4  1/4 inch 
albumen carte de visite .  
Titled in the margin in Russian and French.  
The tones are a little light
$100.00

 

 

Russian CDV. View Of The Kremlin
2 1/2 x 4  1/4 inch 
hand colored albumen carte de visite .  Titled in the margin in Russian and French
$150.00

 

 

Russian CDV. Church D' Astankino
2 1/2 x 4  1/4 inch hand colored albumen carte de visite .  
Titled in the margin in Russian and French
$150.00

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Russian CDV. View Of The Bell, Moscow.
2 1/2 x 4  1/4 inch hand colored albumen carte de visite
$225.00 

 

 

 

 

Russian CDV. Church Of the Nativity. Moscow Eglise De La Nativite De La St Vierge A Poutinky
2 1/2 x 4  1/4 inch albumen carte de visite .  
Titled in the margin in Russian and French.  
The tones are a little light
$100.00

 

 

 

 

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  April 19, 2014

An  assortment of  19th and 20th century photographs 
taken  by anonymous 
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  still obscure photographers

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                                                                    by Richard T. Rosenthal. All rights reserved.