Friday, October 10, 2008

1910 Experimental Home Portraits of The Girl with the Circle Background

Incredible pair of portraits I was lucky enough to acquire from James Lamkin recently.

Here is his description:

A pair of experimental home portraits of the girl with the circle background
Original vintage photographs
Gelatin silver prints, album paper fragments on the verso and light indentations from these on recto, dots of emulsion loss on the large image from contact with an album surface, otherwise excellent and extremely rare pieces, circa 1910

3 x 4in. and 4 x 5 7/8in.

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