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Lot 2[CABINET CARDS]
Album of cabinet cards of the British royal family and their relatives
. Old leather album. 28 cards in all (one, of a painting of Napoleon, extraneous to the series), 5 1/2 x 4 inches (135 x 100 mm), albumen prints on card in window mounts. Binding rubbed, separated at front hinge, the images generally fine; Together with a fine album of cartes des visites (with few cabinet cards). Approximately 130 in all, 3 3/8 x 2 inches (85 x 50 mm), mostly literary and artistic, but including Charles Darwin, Edgar Allan Poe (by Wilkinson), Thomas Henry Huxley, John Stuart Mill etc. A few after paintings, but in all a very attractive selection, identified in pencil.



Sold for $3,125
Estimate $600-900


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