Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 58: Framed Colorized Print of "St. Mary's Lake" by L.A. Huffman

Auction Date: September 10, 2021

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $2,750 - $4,250

Framed Colorized Print of "St. Mary's Lake" by L.A. Huffman

Manufacturer: None
Model: None
Type: Other
Gauge:
Barrel:
Finish:
Grip:
Stock:
Item Views: 401
Item Interest: Average
Catalog Page: 65
Class: Other
Description:

This print of a photograph by legendary Montana photographer Laton Alton Huffman (1854-1931) has been colorized using watercolor tinting and is unmarked on the front. The back is hand marked "354 St Marys lake near St Ignatius mission Mont, an original photo-graph, done in water colors and copyrighted by LA Huffman Miles Mont". The handwriting appears similar to other examples we believe to have been penned by Huffman. Pictured is a beautiful mountain lake landscape with a man in a boat on the lake and a small camp to the left, all lightly tinted with water colors. The image is 3 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches with a thick off-white matting boarder in a 11 5/8 x 19 5/8 inch frame. Provenance: The John Fox Collection

Rating Definition:

Very good as period colorized showing some scattered light staining and otherwise minimal wear. Frame and matting show minor wear.



Customer Product Questions

There are currently no customer product questions on this lot