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A quick note about an upcoming auction, the Capitol Gallery's Fall 2016 Sale
Offerings include an extremely rare solograph with includes a wonderful advertisement for Ezekiel Hawkins establishment. Daguerreotype highlights include a killer guitar player, a spectacular close-up, a large frame with ten family images, half-plates, a Whitehurst stereo and a lovely postmortem. Other hard images included a farmer with his prized steer, outdoor, a great half-plate military piece, a hotel and a rare identified Civil War panotype. Cdv’s and cabinet cards include a military photographer with camera, photographer advertisement, studio’s, an extremely rare still life of a photo retouching device, an image with palmer Cox’s Brownies on the border, kids with dogs, occupational including a cool jockey, typesetters, bookies, and a disabled African American woman. Other paper is highlighted by a camera supply booth.
The sale closes at 10PM EST, Wednesday, September 28, 2016
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