Apr 17, 2014 - Sale 2345

Sale 2345 - Lot 6

Price Realized: $ 2,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
Album with 92 delightful amateur photographs of a trip to Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, Canada, including scenes along commercial thoroughfares, picturesque views of Digby and the bay, residential homes set in tree-lined streets, and lovely views of Wolfeville, Windsor, Halifax (including the market and bird's eye views of the harbor), Pictou, Truro, Charlotteotwn, as well as Norton, Rothesay, St. John, New Brunswick, and Carleton; with a few intimate pictures of people strolling on the piers, at the beach, or shopping. Albumen prints, 3 1/2x4 1/2 inches (8.9x11.4 cm.), in window mounts, each with a handwritten caption on recto; laid in are 7 prints that appear to be scenes in England, and a photochrome of Yellowstone. Tall 4to, cloth, backstrip detached. 1890s

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There's an authentic feeling of discovery in these pictures as the photographer happily snaps away.