May 05, 2016 - Sale 2413

Sale 2413 - Lot 306

Price Realized: $ 2,210
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 350 - $ 500
CHURCH, FREDERICK STUART. Two items, each Signed 'F.S. Church': Illustrated brief Autograph Letter * Photograph Inscribed, 'Yours.' The letter, to lithographer G.H. Buek: 'The Flamingo and Girl will be ready Thursday AM. I am going out of town Friday at 3, but will be back Monday.' Illustrated with a small ink drawing, showing a seated polar bear dabbing at an easel. 1 page, 8vo, with integral blank; slight toning at edges, horizontal fold. The photograph, a cabinet card bust portrait by Pach Brothers, showing him looking into the camera. Inscribed in the image and crossing onto the mount at lower edge. 5 3/4x4 inches (image), 4 1/4x6 1/2 inches overall; some fading to image and signature. [New York], 21 January 1899; Np, nd