Lot 309: Deakin’s Liliputian Comic Opera Company.
October 29, 2016
Yonkers, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Deakin’s Liliputian Comic Opera Company. A cabinet card by Houseworth & Co., San Francisco. The cast includes several performers from Barnum’s Theater, identified in pencil verso. The giant Col. Goshen is in the center. Others include the midgets Commodore Nutt, Jennie Quigley, Ella Kirtland, Miss S. E. Belton, Major Nutt, Major Houghton. The backdrop is a Yosemite scene.
Condition Report: [3-]