Lot 505: Fortune tellers, “The Three Fates.”
October 29, 2016
Yonkers, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Fortune tellers, “The Three Fates.” They hold cards, some of which have fallen on the floor. A label attached verso reads: “Misses Mamie and Katie Timmonds and Ettie Fagan will give you insight into the strange mythology of olden times, and will show you your destiny, as given in the stars and planets, and tell you in familiar words, not only your own estimate of yourself, but the estimate others have of you.” By H. B. Hull, Portsmouth, Ohio. The label is stained, the recto is clean.
Condition Report: There’s a crease in the bottom margin, but not on the print.. [2+]