Lot 71 of 419:
Photo of Bradley & Rulofson's Celebrities  

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Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Bradley & Rulofson's Celebrities

Author:
Bradley, Henry William and William Herman Rulofson

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:

Date:
1876

Description:
¼x9¼" sepia-tone albumen photograph by Bradley & Rulofson, showing a collage of 110 celebrities from the 1870's. Includes a matching photographic information card providing names of all 110 celebrities, 14 of which have given a quoted statement about Bradley & Rulofson and their portrait work; both are mounted on a brown cabinet card backing. This photo collage compiles 110 studio portraits of the top actors and performers of the day, created by two of the best at their craft, Bradley & Rulofson. Some of the actors / celebrities include: Edwin Booth (brother of John Wilkes Booth), John McCullough, Edwin Adams, Mary Anderson, Edwin Forrest, Barry Sullivan, Lewis Morrison, Mrs. Scott-Siddons, Fanny Davenport, Minnie Walton, etc.

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Condition:
Light edge wear and a few tiny stains to photos, nicks to card margins; else very good or better.


 
Item number:
202878
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