Sale 20JJ01 | Lot 2

[AFRICA - BIG GAME HUNTING] Photograph album depicting big game hunting in Malawi and Mozambique.

Catalogue: Sporting & Travel Books From the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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Lot 2
[AFRICA - BIG GAME HUNTING] Photograph album depicting big game hunting in Malawi and Mozambique.
Circa 1929. Black oblong album. 10 x 12 1/2 inches; 230 gelatin silver prints on 24 album leaves, the majority approximately 2 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches and approximately 80 photos range from 4 1/4 x 2 1/2 inches to 3 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches, many with manuscript captions in white ink. Some wear to binding, occasional curvature to album leaves, but overall in very good condition.
Album depicting hunting expeditions and safaris in Nyasaland (present-day Malawi) and Portuguese East Africa (present-day Mozambique). Game bagged includes leopard, rhinoceros, waterbuck, warthog, sable antelope, hippopotamus, and gazelle.


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Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for $281 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $100 - $200
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Sporting & Travel Books From the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Tue, Feb 04, 2020 at 10am EST