Apr 20, 2017 - Sale 2443

Sale 2443 - Lot 326

Price Realized: $ 812
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
A diverse and charming group of more than 100 photographs of dogs, including pooches with their owners and posing handsomely for the camera; plus an album with more than 25 photographs documenting the life and funeral of one beloved pet.
Includes puppies in Polaroid, regal canines, dogs in the midst of crowd-pleasing tricks, and small fluffy companions. Silver (approximately 100), Polaroid (4), chromogenic (2), printing-out paper (3), and albumen prints (3), various formats measuring from 1 3/8x1 to 7 1/2x4 1/2 inches (3.5x2.5 to 19.1x11.4 cm.), and the reverse, approximately 15 are mounted, several with notations on recto or verso; the album an oblong 4to, leatherette, with 27 silver prints and Polaroids mounted in corners recto only, documenting the life and family of a dog named Tiny. 1890s-1960s