New York, East
12 - 13 November 1996
[SUPREME COURT]. Large albumen photograph of the 1886 Supreme Court, by GEORGE PRINCE (signed in negative and on mount). Washington, D.C., 1886. 364 x 550 mm. (14 3/8 x 21 11/16 in.), some spotting, laid down on mount; matted and framed in a contemporary oak frame.
Includes: Chief Justice Morrison R. Waite, Samuel F. Miller, Stephen J. Field, Joseph P. Bradley, John M. Harlan, William B. Woods, Stanley Matthews, Horace Gray, and Samuel Blatchford.
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