1953 Bullfighting Photograph Photos & Negatives Kodacolor
Kodak Matadors Mexico Mendez Santa Cruz Procuna
Amazing 1953 Bullfighting Photographs
and Negatives of Famous Matadors Mendez, Santa Cruz and Procuna!
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is a lot of 1953 Photographs and Negatives of Bullfighting scenes
with famous Matadors Joselito Mendez, Rafael Santa Cruz, and
Included in this lot are 12 black
and white photographs, 5 of Luis Procuna, 5 of Joselito Mendez
and 2 of Rafael Santa Cruz. There are 19 Kodacolor Kodak photographs,
13 of Joselito Mendez, 5 of Rafael Santa Cruz, and 1 is unmarked.
The photos come in two large envelopes.
There are 37 negatives in all. There
are 23 kodacolor negatives and 14 black and white. The negatives
are in three envelopes as shown in pictures. The negatives are
of Bullfights that took place in Mexico during October 1953.
The owner was an aficionado of bullfighting
and attended many fights. We have more of his bullfighting memorabilia
in our store, specifically tickets and programs of his 1953
trip which corresponds with the photographs presented here.
The owner wrote the name of the matador
and the date of the bullfight on the photos as shown in pictures.
The dates are Oct. 18 and 31st 1953. The kodacolor prints also
have a stamp indicating the type of film and when it was developed.
The Kodacolor Photos measure 3-7/8
inches in height, 3-7/8 inches in width. The black and white
photos measures 4-3/8 inches in height and 4-3/8 inches in width.
The negatives have some surface ware
due to age and use. The envelopes are browning with small tares
and creases due to age. There
are some slight bending to some of the corners to the black
and white photos, even less with the kodacolor prints. One black
and white print has a tare to the surface of the photograph,
the owner taped the back, shown in picture 10. We do not know
if every print in this lot has a corresponding negative.
This interesting find will make the
perfect addition to any Kodak or Bullfighting Memorabilia Collection.
Will look amazing out on display. Don't miss out on this rare
piece of history. Check out our store for more great Bullfighting
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