Auction 126, Lot 259

"[Lot of 9 - Stereo Views]",

Subject: Colorado

Period: 1870 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
7 x 4 inches
17.8 x 10.2 cm

These nine stereo (3-D) views show Colorado/Mountain Scenery, each described on verso on a paper label. The titles are: Weeping Rock; The Old Maids; Manitou; Ute Pass; Glen Eyrie; Clear Creek Canyon; Garden of the Gods, & Glen Eyre; Glene Eyrie (different view); and Garden of the Gods, & Glen Eryie (again a different view). W.G. Chamberlain was a prominent Colorado photographer; his negatives were destroyed in an 1883 fire. A rare set of stereo views.

References:

Condition: A

Each is sound with original paper label on verso, perhaps a little fading to image on some.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $50

Closed on 12/3/2008

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