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Auction archive: Lot number 245

Collection of photographs, and other ephemera from the 1932 Detroit Baby Picture Contest

Estimate
US$200 - US$300
Price realised:
n. a.
Auction archive: Lot number 245

Collection of photographs, and other ephemera from the 1932 Detroit Baby Picture Contest

Estimate
US$200 - US$300
Price realised:
n. a.
Beschreibung:

Title: Collection of photographs, and other ephemera from the 1932 Detroit Baby Picture Contest Author: Place: Detroit Publisher: Date: 1932-33 Description: Includes: Blue award ribbon from 1932 Michigan State Fair & Exposition. Button reads "Better Babies" in gold with image of two babies. A little stained, browned, with a few small holes. Smaller version of same poster on card stock. 10½x21. 3 photographs of one of the six winners of the 1932 contest. Each approx. 8x10". One large silverprint of a baby modeling, in a frame, from Poli Studio in Detroit. Marked in ink on margin, "Test Sheet Only." 10½x7¾". Small folding pamphlet announcing the six winners. 4¼x3, folding. The charming photographs feature one of the six winners. The contest is the "annual baby show, conducted by the Bureau of Child Hygiene of the Michigan State Department of Health, in connection with the Michigan State Fair and Exposition-1932." - rear of pamphlet. Lot Amendments Condition: Some light wear; creasing and wear to ribbon; very good. Item number: 243768

Auction archive: Lot number 245
Auction:
Datum:
19 Dec 2013
Auction house:
PBA Galleries

San Francisco, CA 94109
United States
[email protected]
+1 (0)415 9892665
+1 (0)415 9891664
Beschreibung:

Title: Collection of photographs, and other ephemera from the 1932 Detroit Baby Picture Contest Author: Place: Detroit Publisher: Date: 1932-33 Description: Includes: Blue award ribbon from 1932 Michigan State Fair & Exposition. Button reads "Better Babies" in gold with image of two babies. A little stained, browned, with a few small holes. Smaller version of same poster on card stock. 10½x21. 3 photographs of one of the six winners of the 1932 contest. Each approx. 8x10". One large silverprint of a baby modeling, in a frame, from Poli Studio in Detroit. Marked in ink on margin, "Test Sheet Only." 10½x7¾". Small folding pamphlet announcing the six winners. 4¼x3, folding. The charming photographs feature one of the six winners. The contest is the "annual baby show, conducted by the Bureau of Child Hygiene of the Michigan State Department of Health, in connection with the Michigan State Fair and Exposition-1932." - rear of pamphlet. Lot Amendments Condition: Some light wear; creasing and wear to ribbon; very good. Item number: 243768

Auction archive: Lot number 245
Auction:
Datum:
19 Dec 2013
Auction house:
PBA Galleries

San Francisco, CA 94109
United States
[email protected]
+1 (0)415 9892665
+1 (0)415 9891664
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