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Collection of Hand-colored Magic Lantern Slides

Auction:
2857M
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$31$25

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2857M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 31, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Collection of Hand-colored Magic Lantern Slides, two 3 1/4-in. square slides, first one depicting a cat getting reprimanded by its owner, the second the cat freeing himself; nine rectangular slides each having four numbered circular images of satires, eight similar size rectangular slides with village scenes.
Estimate $150-250


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

Display technology, Hand-colouring of photographs, Magic lantern