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George F. Mugnier, Four Scarce New Orleans Cotton and Riverboat Boudoir Scenes

Lot of 4 boudoir cards on cream and orange mounts, two identified in negative. Uncredited, but known to be positives from stereoview pairs by George F. Mugnier: New Orleans, LA, ca 1880s. Includes busy levee scene with manuscript title "Levee on Carnival Day, 1898"; "Cotton Yard, Weighing"; fine head-on view of a riverboat steaming up Bayou LaFourche; and a shipboard scene of the Mississippi with levee and steamers.

Provenance:Eugene R. Groves Collection of 19th Century Photography

Condition:

Some toning to prints. Minor soiling. Light corner/edge wear to mounts. 

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$281
11/19/2020

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