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Bendann Brothers (Baltimore)
Effects from one Sitting - Brendann Brothers Backgrounds
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Famous & Seldom Offered Photographs, 22 October 2015, Lot: 9
Uncut albumen print of six slightly smaller than CDV size images on an imprinted mount, by Bendann Brothers, Baltimore. The subject is a colorist or retoucher in the Bendann studio, Her image as originally photographed is shown against various backdrops— a feat of pre-Photoshop wizardry. The Bendann’s photographic career started in a Whitehurst daguerreotype studio. Their gallery continued into recent times.