1863 Cdv Photograph Of Young Boy In Civil War Zouave-type Uniform W/ Rifle
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1863 Cdv Photograph Of Young Boy In Civil War Zouave-type Uniform W/ Rifle:
Fantastic and original, 1863, CDV Photograph of a young boy wearing a pseudo-Civil War Zouave Uniform and holding his rifle.
This wonderful CDV Photo measures approx. 2 1/8" by 3 1/2" and is mounted in its original, square corner photographer's card mount (overall size of card mount is 2 3/8" by 4") The Photograph depicts the Boy seated in a photographer's studio on a draped chair. He wears a light colored shell jacket and matching light colored pants that appear to be similar to those worn by Zouave Civil War soldiers. With his left hand he holds the base of the barrel of a rather substantial rifle which appears to be an exceptionally realistic toy. Although neither the Boy nor the photographer is identified in any way, the image carries a hand ink stamped cancellation (similar to a postmark) marked "Proof" and dated July 23, 1863.
This outstanding CDV Photo came to us as part of a wonderful collection of Western and Firearms Subject Tintypes, CDVâ€™s and Cabinet Cards which we are selling this week and next on . It is unconditionally guaranteed original and of the period and comes with our usual lifetime guarantee of authenticity and â€œno questions askedâ€� return privilege. Be sure to check out this sellerâ€™s other sales for a number of other fantastic 19th century Photographs from this small but wonderful collection!!!
This outstanding, American Civil War related CDV Photo is in excellent condition. The Photo exhibits sharp focus, strong contrast and rich, warm tonality. The Photo and the card mount are clean and crisp and very well preserved. Overall this outstanding Civil War era CDV Photograph is very well preserved and displays beautifully.
A rare and wonderful, 1860â€™s CDV Photograph of a young boy wearing a pseudo-Civil War Uniform and holding his rifle and a fantastic addition to any collection!!!
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