2 Vintage 1900 Photograph Large Albumen Photo Garden Of Gods Colorado Springs Co
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2 Vintage 1900 Photograph Large Albumen Photo Garden Of Gods Colorado Springs Co:
2 Vintage 1900 Photographs Large Albumen Photos Garden of the Gods - Cheyenne Canyon -Colorado Springs COHighly detailed albumen.
2 Large Albumens mounted back to back on heavy board so will be sold together.There is some ghosting in one of the photographs due to the photo being stored in an album with 2 smaller photos facing without protection.Photos were done by HH Reeves Photo Studio who had a photo studio in Ohio. He traveled from Ohio with his wife and took some stunning images of the American West. The photographer may be Charles Reeves or a relation to Charles Reeves who photographed president Abraham Lincoln. This estate had a well photographed Albumen of the famous letter written by Mary Lincoln in 1862 describing the death of her son. This was sent to Charles Reeves on White House stationary who also experienced the death of his child. The Reeves family also had a small Opera House in Newburgh, Ohio and George Reeves had a ranch in Mountain View, California.-
This sale is for 2 rare vintage Albumen Photographs in excellent condition.
One side has a view of the Garden of the Gods -Three Graces in all glory with the wife of the photographer centered in the photograph. Albumen has fine detail and is large 9.5 by 7 inches.
The other side has a panoramic of Cheyenne Canyon Colorado near Colorado Springs. Albumen has fine detail and is large 9.5 by 7 inches.
Please see my other sales for more rare Albumens from H.H. Reeves Studio.
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