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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2597M Marlborough
May 16, 2012 02:00 PMCalender

Fourteen Stereoviews, Photographs, and Photographic Reproductions

Auction: Discovery - 2597M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 16, 2012 2:00PM


Fourteen Stereoviews, Photographs, and Photographic Reproductions, including views of the Grand Canyon, Philadelphia Centennial opening, Psalms XIX, alligators, Scottish buildings, Queen Mary's Bedroom at Holyrood Palace; print after Matthew Brady's The Glory of Gettysburg 3rd July 1863 stamped "Reproduced from the Collections of the Library of Congress" on the reverse; a print after an anonymous daguerreotype of Henry David Thoreau, a Victorian family portrait; a reproduction of Walker Evans' yearbook picture from Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, printed by Rodger P. Kingston; a color Polaroid modern boudoir diptych, and a print after F. Jay Haynes' Along the Clarks Fork, Montana.

Provenance: From the collection of Austin Lamont, by family descent.
Estimate $75-100


Henry David Thoreau, Mary, Matthew Brady, Phillips Academy, Rodger P. Kingston, Walker Evans, Massachusetts, Andover, Holyrood Palace, Congress, Grand Canyon, Library of Congress, F. Jay Haynes, Fork, Polaroid, Montana, Austin Lamont