Lot 280: Vintage matte-finish 6.5 x 8.5 photo of Edison in front of several lab cylinders and flasks, affixed to its original 10 x 12 mount, signed and inscribed on the mount in fountain pen, "To Miss M. Jane Lidle, Thos A. Edison," using his prominent 'umbrella' signature. In very good condition, with some silvering to edges of the photo, and chipping, soiling, and a missing upper right corner tip to mat, with dampstaining to bottom edge affecting the first name of the signature. Consignor notes that the original recipient was an employee of Edison's in New Jersey.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 467
Wednesday, 13th January 2016
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