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Sixth-plate Tintype Portrait of a Seated Union Officer

Auction:
2652M
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$300$250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2652M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 04, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Sixth-plate Tintype Portrait of a Seated Union Officer, the bearded soldier with tinted cheeks and gilt highlights, in a brown combination "The Indian Monument, Havana, Cuba" and "The Indian Monument, Havana, Cuba (Reverse)" (Krainik 126, 127) Union case, (minor spots and scratches to background).
Estimate $300-500


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

Havana, Cuba, Indian Monument, Seated Union, Anti-fascists, Argentina, Argentine people, Che Guevara, Gulf of Mexico