Katie hosmer's Blog Posts Tagged 'cabinet cards' (1)

Vintage Photos Remixed into Superheroes and Sci-Fi Characters





L.A.-based visual artist Alex Gross has taken cabinet cards to a whole new level. In the late 1800s, cabinet cards were a stylish, high-brow way to present portraiture. The cards were about 4 ¼" x 6 ½" and included information and advertisements on the back to promote the photographer. Due to the large size, a card could be displayed on a cabinet and easily viewed from across a…

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Added by katie hosmer on January 31, 2012 at 7:30am — No Comments

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