Description

    LARGE BOUDOIR SERIES IMAGE OF YELLOWSTONE'S GROTTO GEYSER. In the 1860s and 1870s F. Jay Haynes contracted with the Northern Pacific Railroad to produce scenic photographs designed to promote tourism in the Yellowstone area. This image was taken during that time, and shows the Grotto Geyser releasing a huge cloud of steam. Haynes produced a number of these 8" x 5" "Boudoir Series" photographs, this being identified as number 3590. Affixed to a slightly larger photographer's mount, which reads on verso: "Boudoir Series. Our collection of Views in this popular size embraces scenery along the entire line of the Northern Pacific. Yellowstone Park, Columbia River, Seattle, Tacoma and Portland, St. Paul and Duluth to the Pacific." Minor age toning and wear to corners and edges of backing card, else very fine.

    The Chris Kortlander Collection


    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Flat Material, Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 519

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 29 days left to consign to the 2018 March 25 - 26 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,735,744