Lot 291: 27 Items: Horses. Photographs, stereoviews...
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Horses] 27 Items, including 16 photographs, 4 photographic stereoviews, 2 printed illustrations, 4 postcards, and 1 issue of Scientific American. Photographs mostly [1907 - 1960s], b/w. Includes 2 photographs titled Edmar Jojan on contemporary paper matting below image. Both Edmar Jojan photos were taken at Charles Town, W. Va., and show the jockey (R. Edens) and other humans with the horse. Also a photo of Ultima Thule with his trainer and others. Includes a photo by Marshall Hawkins (Albert Poe, Huntsman) which shows the hunter riding a horse while surrounded by running beagles, titled and initialled M.H. in pencil on verso. Also a 9 x 12 1/2 in. albumen of 4 children in a buggy, drawn by a donkey or small horse. Stereoviews of standard size, 3 3/8 x 6 7/8 in. Smallest photo: 2 x 3 in. Largest photo 15 x 19 1/2 in. 3 items are under glass and not examined out of frame. 7 other photos are on contemporary mounts (of which 3 are brittle and 3 are foxed). Condition varies, but images are mostly very good.