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Forty-six Carte-de-visites

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Forty-six Carte-de-visites, c. mid to late 19th century, images include George Washington, Colonel Elmer Elsworth, Major Robert Anderson, and other military figures, some religious and home front scenes, several after Matthew Brady.
Estimate $800-1,200

Some are light brown in color with some imperfections and corner wear.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Colonel, Major, Elmer Elsworth, George Washington, Matthew Brady, Robert Anderson