19th C. CABINET CARD ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH Of An AFRICAN - AMERICAN WOMAN. Mary - Subject. Shane Brent, J. B. - Photographer, June Belle?
19th C. CABINET CARD ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH Of An AFRICAN - AMERICAN WOMAN.

19th C. CABINET CARD ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH Of An AFRICAN - AMERICAN WOMAN.

Lawrence, Kansas: J. B. Shane, 615 Mass St, [1890]. Ca 1890. Photograph: 5-1/2" x 3-7/8". Overall size: 6-7/16" x 4-1/8". Mount of white stiff card stock, gilded & scalloped edges. Photographer imprint gilt stamped under photograph. Verso with note: "Mary Brent / she + her husband Alec / lived & worked for / the Fredericks at the / Frederick farm." General wear & soiling to mount, photograph generally clear & sharp, with little to no fading. Prior owner pencil annotation to verso. A solid VG example. Item #48576

Circa date from Mautz, who notes Shane practiced, "c 1890" [p. 332].

Price: $150.00