George F. Mugnier, Group of 18 Uncommon Stereoviews of New Orleans

Lot of 18 cabinet-sized stereoviews on orange mounts. All but three credited to George F. Mugnier: New Orleans, LA, n.d., ca 1880s; two credited to S.T. Blessing: New Orleans, LA, n.d., ca 1880s; and uncredited view, possibly by Mugnier. Includes uncommon scenes of the French Market; entrance to the Bazaar at the French Market; Madame John's Legacy; West End restaurants; bird's-eye view of the West End levee; New Orleans Female Orphan's Asylum; Canal Street showing buildings with steamboat smoke and others.

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


Toning to most, and some light surface soiling. Some mounts with corner and edge wear, including few with minor edge loss. 

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

Internet Bidding

Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us


Cowan’s Cincinnati Office offers an in-house, full-service shipping department which is unparalleled in the auction industry. Shipping costs are provided with your finalized invoice 24-48 hours after auction. For furniture and oversized items, we recommend using third-party services. For more information, click HERE or contact cowansshipping@hindmanauctions.com.  

NOTE: All pickups and preview are by appointment only. To make an appointment, please call 513-871-1670 or email cincinnati@hindmanauctions.com