Lot 147: Eldredge Sewing Machine. ca. 1886
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: ANONYMOUS Size: 15 x 24 1/4 in./38 x 61.5 cm J. Ottmann Lith, NY Founded shortly after the end of the Civil War, the Eldredge Sewing Machine Company would eventually merge with the June Sewing Machine Company before being bought outright by National. This poster predates any merger, and uses allegorical figures to emphasize the brand's superior quality and heritage.
Condition Report: A-/ Slight tears at edges.
Dimensions: 15 x 24 1/4 in./38 x 61.5 cm
Artist or Maker: ANONYMOUS
Date: ca. 1886