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Stereographoscope, Stereoscopic Views and Autochromes

Auction:
2345
Lot:
280
Sold for:
$558$475

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

Description:

Stereographoscope, Stereoscopic Views and Autochromes, a walnut stereographoscope with 2 1/2-inch magnifying lens; five stereo autochromes in Lumière box; a 3 1/4 x 4 1/4-inch autochrome image of flowers; and eight stereoscopic cards, including yellow mount Phillips & Crew (Views of Atlanta, GA) "State House", green mount Stoddart & Co., Atlanta view of (indistinct name) hotel office with tents in the background, orange mount "Governor's Mansion, Atlanta", and yellow mount "View of the Entrance of the Grand Canal, Venice"; and Harold Jenkins Two Points of View, the History of the Parlor Stereoscope.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Atlanta, Polaroid 88 Polacolor ER 3-1/4 x 3-3/8'' Film, 80 ASA (623959), Stoddart & Co., Harold Jenkins, Harold Jenkins Two, Grand Canal, STEREO, Stereoscopy