c. 1890s Albumen Photograph, entitled MINSTRELS, In Painted Blackface
Two White Men “Minstrels” In Painted “Blackface”. c. 1890s Albumen Photograph, entitled in pencil “Minstrels,” Choice Very Fine.. This original clean, sharp Photograph measures about 1.25” x 2” upon a 2.75” x 3.25” decorative Card type sleeve mount. It shows of two White men in painted “Blackface.” Both men sit with broad smiling expressions with one posed playing with a banjo on his knee. Entitled in pencil, “Minstrels” on the blank back portion of the card, this crisp sharply detailed image. A great photograph..