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Oscar Gustave Rejlander (British, 1813-1875) Isabel Somers-Cocks (Later Lady Henry Somerset)

Auction:
3010B
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3010B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 19, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Oscar Gustave Rejlander (British, 1813-1875)

Isabel Somers-Cocks (Later Lady Henry Somerset), early 1860s. Unsigned. Albumen print mounted to board, image/sheet size 8 5/8 x 6 3/4 in. (22.0 x 17.1 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Fading, scattered subtle scratches, sheet with irregular edges.

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

N.B. Isabella Caroline Somers-Cocks (1851-1921) was the daughter of photographer Julia Margaret Cameron's sister Virginia.
Estimate $300-500

Scratch with in-painting u.l. corner.


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Keywords

B. Isabella Caroline Somers-Cocks, Gustave Rejlander, Oscar Gustave, Harvey Shipley Miller, Isabel Somers-Cocks, British people, Cocks, Julia Margaret Cameron, Lady Henry Somerset

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