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Sports Art, Bicycling, Penny Farthing Riders, Victorian CDV, Antique Photograph (Sold)

Penny-Farthing Bicycle Riders
CDV photograph on card
Austin F. Mann, Heard’s Block, Talbot Street, [St. Thomas, Ontario]
102 x 62 millimeters, mounted on card, as issued

This item has been sold. It is placed in archives for research and for sale of the image.

Studio photograph portrait of a man and woman each posed in formal dress on a large Penny Farthing bicycle, with studio landscape in background. It is in the standard size and format of a carte de visite (CDV), a type of small photograph mounted on card, typically containing a portrait, frequently collected in albums.

Condition:  Generally fine with the usual overall light toning and wear.  Photographer’s information printed verso, as issued.