Two Victorian leather bound albums, Hon. Ethel Cadogan
Lot 355
Two Victorian leather bound albums, Hon. Ethel Cadogan
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
amended
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Two Victorian leather bound albums, Hon. Ethel Cadogan Two Victorian leather bound albums, Hon. Ethel Cadogan Two Victorian leather bound albums, Hon. Ethel Cadogan Two Victorian leather bound albums, Hon. Ethel Cadogan
Lot Details
Two Victorian leather bound albums, Hon. Ethel Cadogan
Comprising a collection of Albumen prints of Cabinet Portraits, Carte de Visite and other formats, with manuscript annotations. The first, entitled Ethel Mary Henrietta Cadogan Dec 31 1867 Her Book containing her relations and her friends being also a memortal(sic) of those she has seen & met with since her 6th birthday Decr. 31st 1859. Containing pasted-in prints and hand watercoloured decoration of the Cadogan family, other relations and the Royal Family. The second a more formal album of portraits from her wider circle of noble associates.
13x10ins.(33x25cm)each. 2

Footnotes

  • Ethel Cadogan (1853-1930) was the daughter of Frederick William Cadogan, Barrister and MP, younger son of Admiral George Cadogan, 3rd Earl Cadogan.
    Great granddaughter of Charles Sloane Cadogan, the developer of Sloane Square, Hans Place and Knightsbridge, she served in the Royal Household, initially as extra Maid of Honour and latterly as Woman of the Bedchamber to Queen Victoria, until her death in 1901. Unmarried, she was was known as Hon. Miss Cadogan and was awarded the Royal Order of Victoria and Albert in recognition of her services.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note. The estimate on this lot should read £2,000-3,000
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