Sep 30, 2021 - Sale 2580

Sale 2580 - Lot 177

Price Realized: $ 4,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
(MORMONS.) Group of cartes-de-visite by Savage, including the first three Presidents of the Church. 4 albumen prints (plus one duplicate), about 3 1/2 x 2 1/4, on original mounts with a variety of backmarks; condition generally strong Various places, circa 1880s

Additional Details

"C.R. Savage Art Bazar," photographer (produced after Ottinger's etirement). Portrait of Joseph Smith, taken from a well-known painting.

Savage & Ottinger, photographers. Portrait of Brigham Young, captioned on verso "Brigham Young, age 69. March 5 1869" (with another example of the same pose, with a different Savage & Ottinger backmark).

Savage & Ottinger, photographers. "Mormon Temple, Salt Lake" (photo of a lithograph).

Savage & Ottinger, photographers. "John Taylor, 3rd President of Mormon Church."