Portraits and Photography Online Auction

October 22, 2009

LOT 62

Lot 62

Canadian (19th/20th Century)

Canadian (19th/20th Century)
Lot 62 Details
Canadian (19th/20th Century)


Includes a black and white photograph of a young girl spinning wool; signed indistinctly, R. Minto?; a colour postcard depicting: CHIEF DESKAHEH OF THE SIX NATIONS OF THE GRAND RIVER, ONTARIO, CANADA, titled in the negative; and two gelatin silver portraits: INDIAN WITH HOOP EARRINGS; and OLD INDIAN, each framed. Two unframed.
Various sizes 12.75" x 9.5" — 32.4 x 24.1 cm.; 5.25" x 3.25" — 13.3 x 8.3 cm.

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $504
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Canadian (19th/20th Century)
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Two with Frank Jarmin Limited, Ottawa framer’s labels verso


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 62

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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