Title The Boland Art Collection of Philadelphia on Exhibition atCorcoran Building, 15th Street.
Binding Soft Cover
Publisher Self-published [Washington, DC].
Seller ID 50-0054
4pp. 6 7/8 x 4 1/8 folded once. Card stock. Announcing a private viewing March 24th & a sale March 27th and 28th . Reserved Seat. Admit Mr. Dana [handwritten]. J. T. Coldwell, Auctioneer. Covers printed with an etching of typical 1870-80s oriental scenes. AMERICAN ART AUCTION CATALOGUES 1785-1942 A UNION LIST lists March 27, 1879. Boland, Fred. Fine oil paintings. Coldwell. 15 p. 78 lots. Copy: LC. (The Library of Congress, Division of Fine Arts), 693. The only Fred Boland listed in the 1860 (Fred), 1870 (listed twice as Fred & Fredrick) & 1880 (Fred'k.) in Philadelphia was born in 1840. He was listed as a gilt frame manufacturer in 1870 and in the looking glasses business in 1880. Pennsylvania Bureau of Industrial Statistics, Dept. of Internal Affairs, Bureau of Statistics of Labor and Agriculture (1877) lists Frederick Boland Philadelphia Looking Glasses Picture Frames and Bouquet Tables. His wife, Annie E. (nee Young), appears in the 1900 census as a widow. The two halves are detached, handwriting in pencil on page 2 Winter1878-9. Reread Dante o/w Near Fine, i.e. minimal signs of careful use. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $1.25. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged.