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Burnside, Ambrose E. (1824-1881)

Auction:
2526B
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$889$750

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

Description:

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

Keywords

D. Appleton & Co., Ambrotype, Cabinet card, Carte de visite, Ephemera

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