01-27-2017 01-27-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2977B Boston
January 27, 2017 12:00PMCalender
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Attributed to Frank Jay Haynes (American, 1853-1921) Twenty-nine Views of Yellowstone, including Old Faithful and Mammoth Springs

$1,845$1,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2977B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 27, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Attributed to Frank Jay Haynes (American, 1853-1921)

Twenty-nine Views of Yellowstone, including Old Faithful and Mammoth Springs, c. 1885. Unsigned, several titled in white ink below the image. Albumen silver prints mounted to black paper album pages, image/sheet sizes to 7 7/8 x 11 3/8 in. (20.0 x 29.0 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: Property from the collection of Harvey Shipley Miller, proceeds to benefit the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

N.B. The prints are from a dismantled album. The cover is in poor condition and is included with the lot.
Estimate $800-1,200

Scattered minor rips and losses to support edges. Several with chemical stains or similar. The prints are from a dismantled album the cover of which is in poor condition.


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Keywords

Harvey Shipley Miller