Lot 348    

Tobacco Advertisement Imperial Cards of Broadway Actresses, Lot of Two
1/20/2014 - Discovery Auction
Photographs of Broadway stage actresses Katherine Grey and Amy Busby, copyrighted 1895 by B.J Falk of New York, each mounted on a imperial card (7.5" x 13") imprinted with the actress' name and Smoke Yale Mixture Tobacco, Marburg Bros, The American Tobacco Co., Successor.

Condition:  
Busby's in very good condition, with only edge wear and corner bumps. Grey's with a major crease across the center of the photo and a pinhole at top center.
Sold: $129.25
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