Jul 01 at 01:00 PM - Sale 2534 - Exhibition Hours

Sale 2534 - Lot 232

Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
(DOUGLASS, FREDERICK.) Scarce war-era carte-de-visite portrait of Douglass. Albumen photograph, 3 1/2 x 2 inches, on original plain mount; minor foxing, mount remnants on verso. Np, circa 1865

Additional Details

Listed in "Picturing Frederick Douglass" as portrait 42. They found no institutional holdings of this sitting, though one other example appeared at auction in 2009. The photographer is unknown.