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LL/19503
Louis NoÙl Richou
La lettre de l'absent
1850 (before)
Daguerreotype
14.5 x 18 cm
 
Artcurial
courtesy of Artcurial (Sale 1170, Lot 13)
 
LL/19503

1 of 141
LL/76695
Henry Fox Talbot
"From the life” – Goddard Instructs Henneman and Porter
1842, 8 April
Salted paper print, from a calotype negative
 
Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften
Prot. bd. 58-134; Schaaf 2641
 
LL/76695 [Further details available]

2 of 141
LL/30524
Unidentified photographer
[Two men in costume]
1905-1915 (ca)
Real photo postcard
 
Private collection of Brian Smolens
 
LL/30524

3 of 141
LL/26707
Unidentified photographer
Japanese letter carrier
1897
Albumen print, hand-tinted
10 x 8 in (approx)
 
Private collection of Rob Oechsle
 
LL/26707 [Further details available]

4 of 141
LL/25614
B.1035 Wrestlers
1870s-1880s
Albumen print, hand-colored
8 x 10.2 in (20.3 x 26.0 cm)
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/25614 [Further details available]

5 of 141
LL/25232
Émile Gsell
Untitled [information wanted]
[Views of Indochina]
1866-1868
Albumen print
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Courtesy of Bassenge, Berlin (Photography, Sale: 90, Lot: 4063, Dec 5, 2007)
 
LL/25232

6 of 141
LL/30504
Atelier Adele
4 - Fleur de Ligne et Perle d'Alsace, Bouffonnerie militaire et alsacienne
[Viennese Charity Play]
1869, March
Cabinet card
 
Past to Present: Vintage Photo Gallery
 
LL/30504 [Further details available]

7 of 141
LL/17883
Unidentified photographer
Prince Archibong II of Calabar, wearing his crown jewels and seated on a 'throne'
1900 (ca)
Silver print
20 x 15 cm
 
Allsworth Rare Books
 
LL/17883 [Further details available]

8 of 141
LL/25207
Ludwig Angerer
Tableau Vivant - Marie Antoinette in Prison
1860s
Albumen print
21,5 x 27,5 cm
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Courtesy of Bassenge, Berlin (Photography, Sale: 90, Lot: 4015, Dec 5, 2007)
 
LL/25207 [Further details available]

9 of 141
LL/25752
Louis Auguste Bisson
Portrait of an unknown man
1843
Daguerreotype, Framed
 
Rijksmuseum
Copyright © Rijksmuseum Amsterdam (RP-F-F14596)
 
LL/25752

10 of 141
LL/65249
Carl Ferdinand Stelzner
Carl Ferdinand Stelzner in seinem Atelier
1860
Daguerreotype
10.6 x 8.1 cm (plate)
 
Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe / MKG
Inventory number: PD2013.17
 
LL/65249

11 of 141
LL/42329
Unidentified photographer
Portrait d'un petit garþon accoudé au dossier d'une chaise
n.d.
Daguerreotype
9.5 x 7.2 cm (image) 22.4 x 20.2 (mount)
 
Musée français de la Photographie
Inventory no: 73.2003.1
 
LL/42329

12 of 141
LL/42327
Noël Marie Paymal Lerebours
Henry Tuillard
1850-1870 (ca)
Daguerreotype
17.2 x 14.6 cm (mount) 8.4 x 6.5 cm (image)
 
Musée français de la Photographie
Inventory no: 83.4277.1
 
LL/42327

13 of 141
LL/34137
Hamilton (Buffalo, NY)
Dapper kid
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Dennis A. Waters Fine Daguerreotypes
Courtesy of Dennis Waters Fine Daguerreotypes (www.finedags.com)
 
LL/34137 [Further details available]

14 of 141
LL/31563
Unidentified photographer
Card players
1895 (ca)
Tintype, 1/6 plate
 
Private collection of Nigel Maister
 
LL/31563

15 of 141
LL/31981
Unidentified photographer
A young woman posing in a photographer's studio amongst a "rustic" setting
n.d.
Tintype, 1/6 plate
 
J. Cosmas Vintage Photography
 
LL/31981

16 of 141
LL/84142
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a man standing in front of a naive background
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/84142 [Further details available]

17 of 141
LL/58249
Camille Silvy
L'actrice Rosa Csillag dans le rôle d'Orphée
1860
Épreuve non montée, sur papier salé-albuminisé d'après un négatif verre
23.2 x 19.5 cm (irregular)
 
Pierre Bergé & Associés
Une histoire particulière de la photographie Collection de Monsieur et Madame X, 19 March 2015, Lot: 189
 
LL/58249 [Further details available]

18 of 141
LL/79394
Camille Silvy
Rosa Csillag
1860
Albumen print
3 1/4 x 2 1/8 ins (8.4 x 5.5 cm) (image)
 
National Portrait Gallery - NPG
Purchased, 1904, NPG Ax50560
 
LL/79394

19 of 141
LL/68394
Peter McGill (South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland)
Two men in front of a backdrop of the Forth Bridge
1900 (ca)
Tintype, 1/6 plate
 
National Museums Scotland
History of Science, Howarth-Loomes Collection, Museum Reference: IL.2003.44.3.31
 
LL/68394

20 of 141
LL/80537
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of two men with bowler hats sitting in front of a painted backdrop of Niagara Falls
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/80537

21 of 141
LL/80538
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of four women in front of a painted backdrop of a suburban scene
1880s (ca)
Tintype
 
Private collection of John S. Rochon
 
LL/80538

22 of 141
LL/80318
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of seated man in a posing chair with a background showing the Statue of Liberty, New York
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/80318

23 of 141
LL/30090
Hippolyte Arnoux
[Water Carrier]. Porteuse d'eu
1880 (ca)
Albumen print
280 x 220 mm (11 x 8.5 in)
 
Bernard J. Shapero Rare Books
Courtesy of Bernard J Shapero Rare Books
 
LL/30090 [Further details available]

24 of 141
LL/30946
Unidentified photographer
Dreams of Childhood
n.d.
Tintype
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Courtesy of Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs (Skylight Gallery Catalog 27, October, 23, 2008 #39)
 
LL/30946 [Further details available]

25 of 141
LL/43297
Unidentified photographer
A young lad posed on painted prop horse
n.d.
Tintype
2 1/2 x 3 5/8 ins
 
Capitol Gallery
 
LL/43297

26 of 141
LL/34136
Estrella (Fall River, Mass.)
Studio portrait of a suited man
n.d.
Cabinet card, tinted
 
Dennis A. Waters Fine Daguerreotypes
Courtesy of Dennis Waters Fine Daguerreotypes (www.finedags.com)
 
LL/34136 [Further details available]

27 of 141
LL/30478
Atelier Adele
Duc Gualtithre
[Viennese Charity Play]
1869, March
Cabinet card
 
Past to Present: Vintage Photo Gallery
 
LL/30478 [Further details available]

28 of 141
LL/29569
Auguste Maure
The flute player [Joueur de flute]
1880
Albumen print
 
Private collection of Gilles Dupont
 
LL/29569

29 of 141
LL/27074
Unidentified photographer
Carpenter, shipwright
n.d.
Tintype, 1/2 plate
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim (Auction: Feb 21, 2008, 51, part 1 / lot 62)
 
LL/27074 [Further details available]

30 of 141
LL/27713
Gates (Addison N.Y., branch of Forestville Studio, Chicago)
Black Woman with Letter
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim (Auction: March 13, 2008, 51, part 2 / lot 84)
 
LL/27713

31 of 141
LL/11979
Unidentified photographer
Man with a Marlin Rifle and Pistol
1880 (ca)
Tintype, tinted
5 x 7 in
 
Carl Mautz Vintage Photographs
Courtesy of Carl Mautz
 
LL/11979

32 of 141
LL/11245
Mrs. Dexter
Studio portrait of a Rifle Volunteer (English)
1860 (ca)
Ambrotype, 1/4 plate
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#13 / 29)
 
LL/11245 [Further details available]

33 of 141
LL/11269
Berthaud (Boulonge)
Continental fishermen
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#13 / 63)
 
LL/11269

34 of 141
LL/6852
D. Antonopulo (Batum, on the Black Sea)
Russian hunter with his dog
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Location and source information requested
 
LL/6852 [Further details available]

35 of 141
LL/7406
Colonel W.F. Cody
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (45 / 84)
 
LL/7406

36 of 141
LL/8166
Unidentified photographer
Relaxed before backdrop scene
n.d.
Ambrotype
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (46 / 49)
 
LL/8166

38 of 141
LL/8165
Unidentified photographer
Relaxed before backdrop scene
n.d.
Ambrotype
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (46 / 49)
 
LL/8165

39 of 141
LL/53231
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of an unidentified capain infront of a whaling background
n.d.
Ambrotype, 1/2 plate, cased
 
D. Mortenson Gallery
 
LL/53231

40 of 141
LL/8592
Unidentified photographer
Fashion photography of the Roaring Nineties [French]
1890 (ca)
Albumen print
290 x 220 mm 11 x 8 1/2 in
 
Antiq-Photo
Courtesy of Anthony Davis - Antiq-photo / Rainbow creations (www.19cPhoto.com - 3eg282)
 
LL/8592

41 of 141
LL/49841
Unidentified photographer
West Indies - Martinique - Harvesting Bananas
n.d.
Albumen print
17 x 23 cm
 
Private collection of Christoph Laubsch
 
LL/49841

42 of 141
LL/55309
Baron Raimund von Stillfried
Teacher and student [Japan]
1873 (ca)
Albumen print, from glass plate negative
10.75 x 8.2 ins
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/55309 [Further details available]

43 of 141
LL/11349
Unidentified photographer
Child in front of a painted backdrop
n.d.
Tintype, 1/2 plate
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (47 / 69)
 
LL/11349

44 of 141
LL/42373
Unidentified photographer
Portrait de deux hommes devant un décor de cascade
1860-1900
Tintype, ferrotypie
12.7 x 8.8 cm
 
Musée français de la Photographie
Inventory no: 2009.18.55
 
LL/42373

45 of 141
LL/76424
G. Hoogwinkel Jr
Portrait of a girl [Portret van een meisje]
1865
Carte de visite
 
Rijksmuseum
Object no: RP-F-2007-112-63
 
LL/76424 [Further details available]

46 of 141
LL/80614
Unidentified photographer (possibly George H. Gilbert of Placerville, Calif.)
Young Girl, Hidden Mother
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Ron Coddington
 
LL/80614 [Further details available]

47 of 141
LL/34606
Bieber Family
Unknown girl
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of T. Max Hochstetler
 
LL/34606 [Further details available]

48 of 141
LL/24970
A.W. Rothengatter & Co. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States)
Elephant "Hebe" and her baby "Young America"
1880
Carte de visite
2 1/2 x 4 in (6 x 10 cm)
 
KaufmaNelson Vintage Photographs
 
LL/24970 [Further details available]

49 of 141
LL/24289
Unidentified photographer
Ladies' hairstyles
1880 (ca)
Tintype
7 x 5 in
 
Private collection of Andrew Daneman
 
LL/24289

50 of 141
LL/22915
Allan Hughan [Attributed to]
Four Kanak (Canaque) warriors, New Caledonia
1880 (ca)
Albumen print
150 x 110 mm
 
Oceania-Ethnographica
 
LL/22915

51 of 141
LL/14380
J.W. Lindt
Group of Aborigines, Clarence River area, northern New South Wales
1873
Albumen print
190 x 142 mm
 
Oceania-Ethnographica
Courtesy of www.oceania-ethnographica.com (A028)
 
LL/14380

52 of 141
LL/14388
Unidentified photographer
Motu women with full body tattoos, south coast New Guinea
1945 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
88 x 55 mm
 
Oceania-Ethnographica
Courtesy of www.oceania-ethnographica.com (B015)
 
LL/14388

53 of 141
LL/34309
C.L. Hunt (Franklin Falls, N.H.)
Four young landies and three young men posed in front of a decorative backdrop
1870s (ca)
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/34309

54 of 141
LL/34314
Unidentified photographer
Unidentified woman standing next to a fence with a Niagara Falls backdrop in rear
1870s (ca)
Tintype
9.3 x 6.1 cm
 
Library and Archives Canada
Library and Archives Canada/PA-147753
 
LL/34314 [Further details available]

55 of 141
LL/34095
Southwell Brothers
Jimmy Rogers as Miss Eily O'Connor in a burlesque of Dion Boucicault's "the Colleen Bawn"
1862
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/34095

56 of 141
LL/12306
Southwell Brothers
Lydia thompson, actress
1860s (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12306

57 of 141
LL/12327
Southwell Brothers
Mr Davenport of Maer
1860s (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12327

58 of 141
LL/10977
Charles Eden (Ealing)
Cricketer
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
Courtesy of Jeffrey Kraus (SP10)
 
LL/10977 [Further details available]

59 of 141
LL/31374
Woman (Mary C. Hilligoss) posing in a studio with a multiple CDV viewer
1865, 11 April (Patent)
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/31374 [Further details available]

60 of 141
LL/33043
Turkish woman
1920s (ca)
Postcard
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/33043

61 of 141
LL/29767
Unidentified photographer
Man photographing his "twin" by double exposure, perhaps even a self-portrait.
1880s (ca)
Tintype, double exposure?
 
Private collection of Andrew Daneman
 
LL/29767 [Further details available]

62 of 141
LL/29083
Beernaert Freres (Gand, Belgium)
Hunter with rifle and dog
1900 (ca)
 
Private collection of Jan Weijers (Servatius)
 
LL/29083

63 of 141
LL/26070
Unidentified photographer
Professional Photographer
1890
 
Private collection of Jan Weijers (Servatius)
Courtesy of Jan Weijers
 
LL/26070

64 of 141
LL/25246
C.H. Muller
Portrait of a Young Girl
1856 (ca)
Salt print, hand-colored, rounded corners
21 x 15,8 cm
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Courtesy of Bassenge, Berlin (Photography, Sale: 90, Lot: 4099, Dec 5, 2007)
 
LL/25246

65 of 141
LL/13319
Hirsch
Portrait of two children
n.d.
Cabinet card, tinted
 
Private collection of Richard O. Titus
 
LL/13319 [Further details available]

66 of 141
LL/70964
Klindt (?) & Walters (Chicago Art Gallery, 657 Fifth Street, Bet. G & H, San Diego, CAL.)
Portrait of a child with ocean scene backdrop and abalone shells
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Graham Pilecki
 
LL/70964

67 of 141
LL/84222
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a young man standing in front of a painted background
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Andy Kraushaar
 
LL/84222

68 of 141
LL/34605
Alfred D. Kissack (Eton, Windsor)
Eton School thespian (unknown)
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of T. Max Hochstetler
 
LL/34605 [Further details available]

69 of 141
LL/34603
Elliott & Fry
Miss Eveleen Rayne
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of T. Max Hochstetler
 
LL/34603 [Further details available]

70 of 141
LL/29175
Wilhelm Höffert
Therese Malten, German soprano as Brunnhilde - "Der Ring des Nibelungen"
1894 (autographed)
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of T. Max Hochstetler
 
LL/29175 [Further details available]

71 of 141
LL/19723
Georg Stüffler
Heinrich Vogl as "Tristan"
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of T. Max Hochstetler
 
LL/19723 [Further details available]

72 of 141
LL/20417
H. Rocher
Clara Louise Kellogg, American Soprano (1842-1916)
n.d.
 
Private collection of T. Max Hochstetler
 
LL/20417 [Further details available]

73 of 141
LL/14994
Unidentified photographer
Zulu Warrior Chief
1870 (ca)
Albumen print
7.5 in (19.05 cm) x 5.5 in (13.97 cm)
 
Antiq-Photo
Courtesy of Anthony Davis (3eg762)
 
LL/14994

74 of 141
LL/42086
Unidentified photographer
Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with greatcoat in front of American flag
1861-1865
Ambrotype, 1/6 plate, hand-colored
9.7 x 8.5 cm (case)
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Liljenquist Family collection, Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105)
 
LL/42086

75 of 141
LL/74427
Unidentified photographer
Soldier, hands resting on saber, with elaborate backdrop
1862 (ca)
Tintype, 1/4 plate, with applied colour
8.3 x 5.8 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Purchase, 1969.0208.0027
 
LL/74427

76 of 141
LL/83811
Ansel R. Butts
An American Civil War cavalryman with the Benton Barracks photographers backdrop of Ansel R. Butts
n.d.
Tintype, 1/8 plate
 
Private collection of David Yunt
 
LL/83811

77 of 141
LL/79084
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of an American Civil War soldier in front of a military background
n.d.
Tintype
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/79084

78 of 141
LL/74607
Unidentified photographer
Civil War soldier in "zouave" uniform
1863 (ca)
Tintype, 1/4 plate, with applied colour
8.4 x 6 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of Mr. C. Quinn, 1981.2678.0001
 
LL/74607

79 of 141
LL/42088
Unidentified photographer
Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with revolver in holster in front of painted backdrop showing military camp
1861-1865
Tintype, 1/4 plate, hand-colored
11.9 x 9.4 cm (case)
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Liljenquist Family collection, Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105)
 
LL/42088

80 of 141
LL/42089
Unidentified photographer
Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with sword in front of painted backdrop showing military camp scene
1861-1865
Tintype, 1/6 plate, hand-colored
9.3 x 8.2 cm (case)
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Liljenquist Family collection, Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105)
 
LL/42089

81 of 141
LL/68906
Unidentified photographer (Russian ?)
Study portrait of KI Gundobin standing infront of a landscape background with steamships
1868
Carte de visite (?)
 
Murom History and Art Museum
Inventory / accession numbers requested.
 
LL/68906

82 of 141
LL/12827
Camille Silvy
Eugène Lejeune
1861, 21 July (probable date)
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12827 [Further details available]

83 of 141
LL/9499
Jager (publisher)
Fisherman With Basket
[Costumes of the Low Countries]
1860 (ca)
Cabinet card, hand-coloured
5.25 x 3.75 in (133 x 95 mm)
 
Charles Schwartz Ltd
Courtesy of Charles Schwartz (#7468)
 
LL/9499 [Further details available]

84 of 141
LL/31520
Portrait of a seated older gentleman with a Brewster style stereoscope on the table.
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#20 / 172)
 
LL/31520

85 of 141
LL/34311
Waltermire
Young lady posing in front of a decorative backdrop
1870s (ca)
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/34311

86 of 141
LL/81994
C.K. Tonquist (Duluth, Minn.)
Studio portrait of a standing girl resting on a table carved deer heads
n.d.
Cabinet cards
 
Private collection of Eva Allen
 
LL/81994

87 of 141
LL/81851
Van Dyke (Edinboro, Pa)
Studio portrait of a couple with a domestic painted background
1890s (early)
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Jerilyn Marshall
 
LL/81851

88 of 141
LL/25684
Hawaiian Dining
1880s (ca)
Albumen print
6.25 x 9.25 in
 
Carl Mautz Vintage Photographs
 
LL/25684 [Further details available]

89 of 141
LL/27716
Commanche Indian portrait of a standing woman in blanket with her baby on her back
1895-1900 (ca)
Collodion print, sepia/brown
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim (Auction: March 13, 2008, 51, part 2 / lot 86)
 
LL/27716 [Further details available]

90 of 141
LL/54748
Unidentified photographer
Studio Portrait of Plains Indian
1860 (ca)
Albumen silver print, from glass negative
20.6 x 15.9 cm (8 1/8 x 6 1/4 in.)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.632
 
LL/54748

91 of 141
LL/82740
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a seated man with a painted background with a column
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Jan Kaye Pentz
 
LL/82740

92 of 141
LL/24944
E. & H.T. Anthony & Co.
Pauline Cushman (1833 to 1893), Union spy in the American Civil War
1860s (mid)
Carte de visite, albumen print
3 3/4 x 2 3/8 in (9.5 x 6 cm)
 
KaufmaNelson Vintage Photographs
 
LL/24944 [Further details available]

93 of 141
LL/16548
R. L. Kelly (Hamilton)
Tinsmiths [Canada]
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Steven Evans Vintage Photography
 
LL/16548

94 of 141
LL/15319
Gilhausen (Warsaw, Illinois)
Telegraph Linesmen with their gear
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (48 / 165)
 
LL/15319 [Further details available]

95 of 141
LL/12774
Camille Silvy
Frederick Robson in Boots at the Swan
1860
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12774 [Further details available]

96 of 141
LL/12813
Camille Silvy
Lady Galloway and family
1860
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12813 [Further details available]

97 of 141
LL/12825
Camille Silvy
Sir Roderick Murchison
1860, 10 October
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12825 [Further details available]

98 of 141
LL/11981
Unidentified photographer
Nude portrait
1880 (ca)
Albumen print
5-7/8 x 7-3/4 in
 
Carl Mautz Vintage Photographs
Courtesy of Carl Mautz
 
LL/11981

99 of 141
LL/11353
Unidentified photographer
Frame maker
n.d.
Tintype, carte de visite size
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (47 / 84)
 
LL/11353 [Further details available]

100 of 141
LL/12913
Hennah & Kent
Unidentified
1860s
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12913

101 of 141
LL/12846
Camille Silvy
Misses Eleanor and Constance Williams
1862, 22 April
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12846

102 of 141
LL/31527
G. Howard (Failsworth)
Two women playing cards
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#20 / 203)
 
LL/31527

103 of 141
LL/31399
Camille Silvy
Duchess of Cambridge
1860s (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Laurie Minor
 
LL/31399

104 of 141
LL/34310
Lewis (Lebanon, N.H.)
Young lady posing in front of a decorative backdrop
1870s (ca)
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/34310

105 of 141
LL/34604
Eugen Schmid (Marburg)
Unknown costume portrait
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of T. Max Hochstetler
 
LL/34604 [Further details available]

106 of 141
LL/30943
Mother and daughter
n.d.
Ambrotype
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Courtesy of Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs (Skylight Gallery Catalog 27, October, 23, 2008 #34)
 
LL/30943 [Further details available]

107 of 141
LL/30942
Mother and daughter
n.d.
Ambrotype
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Courtesy of Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs (Skylight Gallery Catalog 27, October, 23, 2008 #34)
 
LL/30942 [Further details available]

108 of 141
LL/15610
A[lexandre] Bertrand (Paris)
Portrait of a standing woman holding a folio book
n.d.
Daguerreotype, stereo, detail
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Courtesy of Christopher Wahren
 
LL/15610 [Further details available]

109 of 141
LL/32294
Douglas (Edinburgh)
Newhaven Fishwife (detail)
1870 (ca)
Carte de visite, detail
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs - Auction (Skylight Gallery Catalog 28,April 30, 2009, #37)
 
LL/32294 [Further details available]

110 of 141
LL/65708
I.W. Taber
Studio family portrait with a cityscape background
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Gary Bart
 
LL/65708

111 of 141
LL/32289
A woman in kimono posed in front of an elaborately painted backdrop with seaside scene
1870s (ca)
Ambrotype, kiriwood case
4 x 2.5 in (case)
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs - Auction (Skylight Gallery Catalog 28,April 30, 2009, #25)
 
LL/32289

112 of 141
LL/26515
T. Enami
A Farmer and his Wife
1895 (ca)
Stereoview, half, detail
 
Private collection of Rob Oechsle
 
LL/26515 [Further details available]

113 of 141
LL/2852
Pilgrim Going Up Fujiyama
n.d.
 
Barry Singer Gallery
 
LL/2852

114 of 141
LL/8507
Baron Raimund von Stillfried
Shuttlecock over Mount Fuji, Japan
1870 (ca)
Albumen print, hand-tinted
7.75 x 10.25 ins 198 x 262 mm
 
Antiq-Photo
Courtesy of Anthony Davis - Antiq-photo / Rainbow creations (www.19cPhoto.com - 3jc452)
 
LL/8507

115 of 141
LL/84164
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a foreigner in front of a My. Fuji background, Japan
1910-1920 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
4 x 6 ins
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/84164 [Further details available]

116 of 141
LL/30129
P. Klier
[Burmese lady]
1870 (ca)
Albumen print
200 x 140 mm (8 x 5.5 in)
 
Bernard J. Shapero Rare Books
Courtesy of Bernard J Shapero Rare Books
 
LL/30129

117 of 141
LL/25223
Émile Gsell
Untitled [information wanted]
[Views of Indochina]
1866-1868
Albumen print
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Courtesy of Bassenge, Berlin (Photography, Sale: 90, Lot: 4063, Dec 5, 2007)
 
LL/25223

118 of 141
LL/10472
Wilhelm Burger
Siamese man and woman (Siam)
1860-1870
Albumen print
16 x 21 cm
 
Dennis George Crow
Courtesy of Dennis George Crow (www.dennisgeorgecrow.com)
 
LL/10472

119 of 141
LL/49688
Unidentified photographer
A Print from a Negative (found in the Palace) of King Theebaw, Queen Soopy-a-lat and her sister
1885 (or earlier)
Photograph
9.6 x 15.2 cm
 
British Library
Shelfmark: Photo 312/(73)
 
LL/49688

120 of 141
LL/10475
Unidentified photographer
Studio Portrait of the Sultan Of Batjan (Dutch East Indies)
1900
Gelatin silver print
14 x 19 cm
 
Dennis George Crow
Courtesy of Dennis George Crow (www.dennisgeorgecrow.com)
 
LL/10475

121 of 141
LL/30136
Félix Bonfils
[Prince of Lebanon's Daughter]. Fille de Prince du Liban
1880 (ca)
Albumen print
70 x 220 mm (10.5 x 8.5 in)
 
Bernard J. Shapero Rare Books
Courtesy of Bernard J Shapero Rare Books
 
LL/30136 [Further details available]

122 of 141
LL/29466
A. Bertrand
Young black servant [Jeune servante noire]
1865 (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Michel Mégnin
 
LL/29466 [Further details available]

123 of 141
LL/28701
E. Désiré
Arab father and son in front of idyllized painted backdrop
1865 (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
 
LL/28701 [Further details available]

124 of 141
LL/34328
Two Bedouin in front of a backdrop
1860s
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/34328

127 of 141
LL/35225
Eugene Jacquet
Young lady in front of a decorative background
1870s (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Michel Mégnin
 
LL/35225

128 of 141
LL/31000
Edward Anthony
Henry Wagar Halleck
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (52 / 16)
 
LL/31000 [Further details available]

129 of 141
LL/37638
Unidentified photographer
Civil War sailor, full-length studio portrait, facing front, seated in front of a painted backdrop showing nautical scene, right arm resting on table draped with an American flag
1860s
Tintype
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-USZC4-12359 (color film copy transparency)
 
LL/37638

130 of 141
LL/35566
Unidentified photographer
Father and possibly son in front of a Cliff House background
1870-1880 (ca)
Tintype, 1/6 plate
 
Private collection of George C. Berticevich
 
LL/35566 [Further details available]

131 of 141
LL/35567
Unidentified photographer
Two ladies in front of a Cliff House background
1870-1880 (ca)
Tintype, 1/6 plate
 
Private collection of George C. Berticevich
 
LL/35567 [Further details available]

132 of 141
LL/35568
Unidentified photographer
Two gents in front of a Cliff House background
1896-1907
Tintype, 1/6 plate
 
Private collection of George C. Berticevich
 
LL/35568 [Further details available]

133 of 141
LL/32292
Unidentified photographer
Taking the Air at Rockaway Beach
n.d.
Tintype, 1/4 plate, detail
4.25 x 3.25 in (image)
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs - Auction (Skylight Gallery Catalog 28,April 30, 2009, #33)
 
LL/32292 [Further details available]

134 of 141
LL/11371
Winslow, NY
A man fishing in the studio with rod, reel and net.
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (47 / 175)
 
LL/11371

135 of 141
LL/34329
Angelo Caccia (Le Havre)
A young lady in a row boat
1850s (active from)
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/34329 [Further details available]

136 of 141
LL/40998
Unidentified photographer
Two men in Stanley Steamer runabout at Niagara Falls with painted backdrop
1900
Tintype, 1/2 plate
 
Private collection of Andrew Daneman
 
LL/40998

137 of 141
LL/84314
Unidentified photographer
A group portrait with a car foreground and a background for "Ye Old Manx A..."
1915-1930 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/84314 [Further details available]

138 of 141
LL/28228
Unidentified photographer
Up Up and Away - two top-hatted men in a mock balloon draped with flags
n.d.
Tintype
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Skylight Gallery (Auction #26)
 
LL/28228 [Further details available]

139 of 141
LL/40888
Nadar
Man on a Horse
1860s (ca)
Albumen print from wet collodion negative
17.00 x 22.30 cm (6 11/16 x 8 3/4 ins) (image)
 
Cleveland Museum of Art
Gift of Robert Hershkowitz and Charles Isaacs, Accession No.: 1996.336
 
LL/40888

140 of 141
LL/34440
William Notman
Mr. David's group in carriage, Montreal, QC
1880
Silver salts on paper mounted on paper - Albumen process
10 x 15 cm
 
Notman Photographic Archives, McCord Museum of Canadian History
© McCord Museum, Notman Archive, II-56995, Purchase from Associated Screen News Ltd.
 
LL/34440 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Actors - Carte de visites: Actors
Actors - Introduction to actors
Africa - Introduction to photography in Africa
Agricultural and pastoral - Horses
Air transportation - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Balloons
Algeria - Boys and girls - Photos d’identité - in colonial French Algeria
Algeria - Studio portraits in Algeria
Ambrotypes - Ambrotypes: Backgrounds
Ambrotypes - Ambrotypes: Military
Ambrotypes - Examples of ambrotypes
American Civil War (1861-1865) - Patriotic and military backgrounds for portraits during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
American Civil War (1861-1865) - Reasons for the popularity of the tintype during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
American Civil War (1861-1865) - Soldiers of the American Civil War (1861-1865)
American Civil War (1861-1865) - Spies of the American Civil War (1861-1865)
American Civil War (1861-1865) - The Photographic History of the Civil War
Art - Introduction to painting on photographs
Australia - Aborigines
Australia - John William Lindt: Aborigines
Babies - Ethnographic portraits of babies
Babies - Introduction to babies
Back - Portrait: Parts of the body: Back: Groups
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Ambrotypes: Backgrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Backgrounds used in nineteenth century photographic studios
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Backgrounds: Incongruous
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Backgrounds: Landscapes
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Backgrounds: Transportation
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Conclusions to backgrounds and foregrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Martinique: Studio portraits
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Patriotic and military backgrounds for portraits during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Salt prints: Backgrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Balloons
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Boats
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Cars
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Studio painted backgrounds for daguerreotypes
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Tintypes: Backgrounds and foregrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - William Notman: Use of the painted exterior wall of his Montreal Studio as a background
Balloons, airships and dirigibles - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Balloons
Boats, canoes and kayaks - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Boats
Burma - Burmese
Burma - Introduction to photography in Burma
Burma - P. Klier: Burma - Portraits
Burma - Royal family of Burma
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Animals
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Introduction
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Occupations and roles
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Portraits
California - California: Cliff House
Calotypes - Painted calotypes
Canada - William Notman: Use of the painted exterior wall of his Montreal Studio as a background
Cars - Cars
Cars - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Cars
Carte de visite - Camille Silvy: Carte de visite portraits
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Occupations and roles
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Storage and viewers
Carte de visite - Introduction to carte de visites
Celebrities - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Characters and occupational types - Water carriers
Charity - Charity play to benefit widows and orphans victims of the Battle of Novara
Children - Children in nineteenth century photography
Colonialism - Colonialism
Colour - Introduction to hand-painted photographs
Colour - Photochroms
Columns, plinths and pedestals - Props, accessories and novelties: Columns, plinths and pedestals
Composition - Backgrounds: Transportation
Composition - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Composition - Studio painted backgrounds for daguerreotypes
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Portraits
Daguerreotypes - Stereo daguerreotypes
Daguerreotypes - Studio painted backgrounds for daguerreotypes
Domesticated animals - Horses
Egypt - Hippolyte Arnoux: Egypt: Portraits
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Cabinet cards: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Jager (publisher): Costumes of the Low Countries
Experimental and manipulated photography - Introduction to experimental and manipulated photography
Experimental and manipulated photography - Introduction to painting on photographs
Exteriors of photographic studios - William Notman: Use of the painted exterior wall of his Montreal Studio as a background
Fabricated realities - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Fabricated realities - Introduction to fabricated realities
Fakes, forgeries, tricks and deceptions - Tintypes: Multiple exposures
Guns - Hunters with their guns
Hair - Parts of the body: Hair
Hand-painted photographs - Introduction to hand-painted photographs
Hand-painted photographs - Painted salt prints
History of photography - Process and product
Interiors of photographic studios - Backgrounds used in nineteenth century photographic studios
Italian Risorgimento (1849-1871) - Charity play to benefit widows and orphans victims of the Battle of Novara
Japan - Baron Raimund von Stillfried: Japan: Portraits
Japan - Introduction to photography in Japan
Japan - Japan: Martial arts
Japan - Japan: Mt. Fuji
Japan - Japan: Mt. Fuji as a background motif
Japan - Japanese
Japan - Japanese men with tattoos
Japan - Samurai
Japan - Sumo wrestlers
Japan - T. Enami: A Japanese Farmer and his Wife
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Baron Raimund von Stillfried: Japan: Portraits
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Introduction to photography in Japan
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Japanese
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Japanese men with tattoos
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Orientalism
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Samurai
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Sumo wrestlers
Land transportation - Cars
Land transportation - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Cars
Land transportation - Wagons, carts, carriages and buggies
Leisure - Leisure: Playing cards
Leisure - Tintypes: Leisure
Marketing - Marketing: Studio daybooks, sitters' books, sample books and sample boards
Military - Ambrotypes: Military
Military - Introduction to military portraits
Military - Reasons for the popularity of the tintype during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
Military - Samurai
Military - Soldiers of the American Civil War (1861-1865)
Mt. Fuji - Japan: Mt. Fuji
Mt. Fuji - Japan: Mt. Fuji as a background motif
Multiple exposures - Tintypes: Multiple exposures
New York - New York City: The Statue of Liberty
New York - Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls - Niagara Falls
Non-canonical photography - Non-canonical examples
Occupational - Cabinet cards: Occupations and roles
Occupational - Carte de visites: Occupations and roles
Occupational - Sailors
Occupational - Water carriers
Occupations and roles - Cabinet cards: Occupations and roles
Occupations and roles - Carte de visites: Occupations and roles
Occupations and roles - Postmen and mail carriers
Occupations and roles - Samurai
Occupations and roles - Tintypes: Occupationals
Occupations and roles - Water carriers
Opera singers - Heinrich Vogl (1845-1900)
Orientalism - Orientalism
Painting on photographs - Introduction to painting on photographs
Painting on photographs - Painted salt prints
Patriotism - Flags
Peoples of the world - Aborigines
Peoples of the world - Arabs
Peoples of the world - Cabinet cards: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Peoples of the world - Japanese
Peoples of the world - John William Lindt: Aborigines
Peoples of the world - People of the world
Peoples of the world - Zulus
Photo-mechanical processes - Photochroms
Photo-mechanical processes - Woodburytypes
Photochromes - Photochroms - Photochroms
Photograph frames and easels - Frame makers and sellers
Photograph frames and easels - Photograph frames
Photograph frames and easels - Photograph frames, easels, framing supplies and framers
Photographing celebrities - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Portrait - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Portrait - Cabinet cards: Portraits
Portrait - Camille Silvy: Carte de visite portraits
Portrait - Salt prints: Portraits
Portrait - Tintypes: Portraits
Process and product - Process and product
Props - Introduction to studio properties, accessories and novelties
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Columns, plinths and pedestals
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Rustic fences, gates, trees and stumps
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Steps and staircases
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Tables
Retouching, colouring and painting kits - Introduction to painting on photographs
Royalty - Royal family of Burma
Rustic fences, gates, trees and stumps - Props, accessories and novelties: Rustic fences, gates, trees and stumps
Salt prints - Painted salt prints
Salt prints - Salt prints: Backgrounds
Salt prints - Salt prints: Portraits
Sample books and sample boards - Marketing: Studio daybooks, sitters' books, sample books and sample boards
Scotland - Scotland: Forth Bridge
Social life of photographs - Photograph frames
South Africa - Zulus
Sports - Sports and pastimes: Cricket
Sports and pastimes - Leisure: Playing cards
Staircases - Props, accessories and novelties: Steps and staircases
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereo daguerreotypes
Storage and display - Photograph frames
Studio necessities - Backgrounds used in nineteenth century photographic studios
Studio necessities - Introduction to studio necessities
Tableau vivant - Introduction to tableaux vivants
Tables - Props, accessories and novelties: Tables
Techniques - Process and product
Thailand - Siamese
Thailand - Wilhelm Burger: Siam
The Netherlands - Jager (publisher): Costumes of the Low Countries
Tintypes - Reasons for the popularity of the tintype during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
Tintypes - Tintypes: Backgrounds and foregrounds
Tintypes - Tintypes: Examples
Tintypes - Tintypes: Leisure
Tintypes - Tintypes: Multiple exposures
Tintypes - Tintypes: Occupationals
Tintypes - Tintypes: Photographers
Tintypes - Tintypes: Photographica
Tintypes - Tintypes: Portraits
Transportation - Backgrounds: Transportation
Vegetables - T. Enami: A Japanese Farmer and his Wife
Vietnam - Émile Gsell: Peoples and views of Indochina
Vietnam - Vietnamese
Wagon trains - Wagons, carts, carriages and buggies
Wagons, carts, carriages and buggies - Wagons, carts, carriages and buggies
Water and waterfalls - Niagara Falls
Water transportation - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Boats
Woodburytypes - Woodburytypes

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