You will receive an email as soon as the condition report is available.
Condition Reports are completed as quickly as possible, in sale order.
Condition report and AML Notice
Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by The Canterbury Auction Galleries Conditions of Sale.
Clients should be aware the The Canterbury Auction Galleries are registered under the new Anti-Money Laundering art market regulations, and will be operating within the British Art Market Federation published guidelines
Lot 737Sunday 06 Jun, 2021 - 10.00am
Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) - Albumen Print Cabinet Card, with a full-length portrait of the author seated wearing a black armband, by the Bournemouth photographer W.J. Hawker in 1886, and another of the author looking directly at the viewer and holding a cigarette in his right hand, by James Notman
Note: Hawker undertook four images of the author in 1886, and Notman similarly was associated with four portraits of Stevenson.