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Thirteen Hand-painted Magic Lantern Strip Slides

Auction:
2345
Lot:
263
Sold for:
$147$125

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Thirteen Hand-painted Magic Lantern Strip Slides, including "Pussy's Road to Ruin" three-part story set of twelve roundels, depicting the misdeeds of a highwayman cat; "Bluebeard" three-part story set of twelve roundels; two parts of a Carpenter & Westley set "Dick Whittington", (defects); two Carpenter & Westley copper-plate slides "Birds No. 9"; and three others.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Carpenter , Road to Ruin, Poetic form