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Mathew Brady Civil War Photograph of a Camp Scene, Including an African American Standing with a Horse
6/21/2013 - American History: Live Auction
Fine albumen photograph of unknown subjects at a Civil War campsite, including two men relaxing in a tent and an African American man standing with a horse.  Brady's imprint on the mat, and the inked inscription at lower right To Capt James / with Compl. of MB Brady. This was most likely signed by one of Brady's studio assistants. Hard-to-read French inscription on verso includes references to Potomac Armee 1864-65.  8 x 4.75 in., mounted to 13.5 x 10.5 in.

Provenance:  
William Gladstone Collection of Early Photography & African Americana


Condition:  
Minor stains and soiling to the mount.  Print is VG+.
Sold: $5,875.00
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