Photo Album of E. Coralie Gardiner. Elizabeth Coralie Livingston Gardiner.
Photo Album of E. Coralie Gardiner

Photo Album of E. Coralie Gardiner

Np: Np, 1890's. leather_bound. 30 x 25 cm. Signature of E. Coralie Gardiner, free front endpaper. Photo album of the Gardiner family of Gardiner's Island, which has remained in the hands of that family ever since 1639. John Lyon Gardiner (1842-1910), husband of Elizabeth Coralie Gardiner, the second son of Samuel Buell, took over as the eleventh proprietor after serving as a colonel in the Civil War. His successor in 1910 was his son, another Lion Gardiner, a banker with J. P. Morgan. Photograph album of 50 mounted cabinet size portraits, mostly color tinted of European royalty -- Queen Victoria, H.R.H. Prince & Princess of Wales, Prince Victor Albert, Prince George, Princess Louis & Duke of Fife, Princes Victoria, Emperor and Empress of Germany, Czar & Czarina, King & Queen of Holland, Lord and Lady Randolph Churchill, Kings of Sweden-Saxony-Italy, et al. Also, images of her daughter Adele, son Lion, and cousins. Laid-in are additional smaller photographs. Covers are shelf-worn, staining to mounts and a few images. Full brown morocco, front cover gilt decorated, beveled edges. Very good. Item #21454

Price: $850.00

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