Sale 17BP01 | Lot 153

[CIVIL WAR - PHOTOGRAPHY] Two images by A. A. Turner

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

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Lot 153
[CIVIL WAR - PHOTOGRAPHY] Two images by A. A. Turner
, comprising Sherman's Battery, July 24th, After the return from Bull Run and Fort Ellsworth. Both New York: D. Appleton, 1861. Albumen prints mounted to card with printed text below image. Images 9 1/4 x 15 1/2 inches (24 x 39.5 cm). Sherman's Battery with small losses to left extremity, toning and old stains; Fort Ellsworth with small stains and spotting affecting image and mount.
Austin Augustus Turner's Civil War field photography is rare; he is best known for his 1860 Villas on the Hudson, also published by D. Appleton.

Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $1,187 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $1,187 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

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