11-14-2010 11-14-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2526B Boston
November 14, 2010 11:00AMCalender

Burnside, Ambrose E. (1824-1881)

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2526B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 14, 2010 11:00AM


Burnside, Ambrose E. (1824-1881), Five photographic portraits, comprising a unique ambrotype of Burnside as a young man, oval format, sight lg. 2, in leathered case lacking cover, together with a carte de visite likely taken at the same sitting, unsigned; two carte de visites, one by Brady, one by D. Appleton & Co., approx. 3 3/4 x 2 3/8, and a cabinet card by Warren's Portraits, Boston, (ambrotype good, carte de visites and cabinet card with minor soiling).
Estimate $1,000-1,500


D. Appleton & Co.