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GREAT IMAGES BY AS-YET UNAPPRECIATED & UNDERVALUED ARTISTS

 

 

 

JAMES ABBE
(1883-1973)

 

This is the Abbe stamp which appears on the verso of many of the pictures as indicated.

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Wesley Barry, Young Boy Actor In Silent Films
 Circa 1920's.   
8 x 10 inch  silver print with Abbe's stamp on the back. (ES)
$150.00

 

 

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19.  Holbrook Blinn in "The Bad Man."   
1923.  First National movie.  
7 X 10 inch silver print.    
$150.00

 

 

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31.  Billie Burke
Circa 1921
7 1/2 x 9 1/2 inch mat toned silver print.    
Abbe's blind stamp on the recto. 
$250.00

 

 

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5.  Claude Cooper 
as Tio Jerome in the play Malvaloca 
produced by Equity Players at the Equity 48th Street Theatre.   
 8 X 10 inch silver print with slight crease lower left.   
Abbe stamp on the verso.   
  $200.00

 

 

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6.  Jane Cowl 
as Malvaloca in the play of that name 
produced by Equity Players at the Equity 48th Street Theatre.
 8 X 10 inch silver print. 
Abbe stamp on the verso.    
$150.00

 

 

 

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Jack Dempsey.
Probably In "Daredevil Jack."  
1920
8 x 10 inch silver Print .   
There is some silvering, chips, cracks  and surface marks.
$1200.00

 

 

 

 

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Clare Eames 
In SWORDS.
10  x 13   inch silver Print .  
Signed by Abbe on the lower left.  
Identified in pencil on the back
$650.00

 

 

 

 

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4.  Alden Gay.  
 8 X 10 inch silver print.   
Abbe stamp on the verso.   
$200.00

 

 

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Hazantra 
in "The Perfect Fool" with Ed Wynn.
10  x 13   inch  silver Print  
Signed by Abbe on the lower right.  
Identified in pencil on the back
$650.00

 

 

 

 

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10.  Mary Nash in "Captain Applejack."  
1921.   
8 X 10 inch toned silver print. 
Abbe stamp on the verso.  
$300.00

 

 

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32.  Otis Skinner  in "The Honor of the Family." 
Circa 1921.  
7 1/2 x 9 1/2 inch silver print. 
Very good.  Some slight creases around the edges.  
  Abbe stamp on the verso.   
$200.00

 

 

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33.  Gloria Swanson.  
Circa 1922.  
8 x 10 inch gelatin silver print of the great movie star. 
Very good. Some creases around the edges.  Slight tear left side.    
Abbe stamp on the verso.   
$700.00

 

 

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Gloria Swanson.  
Circa 1920's.   
8 x 10 inch  silver print  
Abbe's stamp on the verso. (ES)
$700.00 

 

 

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Unidentified Beautiful Young Actress  Possibly Mary Hay
 Circa 1920's.   
8 x 10 inch  silver print with Abbe's stamp on the back. (ES)
$150.00

 

 

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Rudolph Valentino And His Wife Natasha Rambova 
Dancing The Tango.
 1922. 
 7 x 9 inch toned silver print.  Signed in the negative.  
$3,000.00

 

 

THE FOLLOWING ABBE PHOTOGRAPHS ARE 8 X 10 SILVER PRINTS.  DETAILS  AND SCANS ARE AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

12.  Emma Haig.  $250.00 16.  Barbara Reed & Betty Mack.  $300.00
14.  Ed Wynn.  $1200.00wynn1.jpg (18726 bytes) 13.  Ed Wynn.  $400.00
15.  Jean Borlin & Ebon Strandin.  $300.00 34.  June Walker.  $300.00
37.  Fred Stone.  $200.00 18.  Florence Normand.  $500.00
48.  Lillian Gish, The White Sister.  $500.00 49.  Phyllis Haver in "Home Talent,"1920.  
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$300.00
47.  Peggy Wood.  $250.00 23.  Coleman & Gish, The White Sister.  $500.00

 

OTHER ABBE PHOTOGRAPHS ARE ALSO AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

 

 

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  April 19, 2014

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