Lot #501
Samuel L. Clemens

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Estimate: $500+

Description

Superb 2.5 x 4 carte-de-visite portrait of Clemens seated at a small desk, by Wm. Rutherford of Bath, NY. Reverse is imprinted with the photographer's information. In very good to fine condition, with light rubbing and an area of faint discoloration. A very scarce photograph, one of the earliest known of Samuel Clemens.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #600 - Ended January 13, 2021