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The Tichborne Claimant carte de visite by Photograph - Ca. 187? - from Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints and Biblio.co.uk

The Tichborne Claimant carte de visite

by Photograph

Condition: Very good condition


Ca. 187?. Very good condition. Portrait of the Claimant in the Victorian fraud case with Australian connections. Image of the rotund bearded man, sitting at a table. The individual was sometimes referred to as Thomas Castro or as Arthur Orton, but usually was called "the Claimant". He claimed to be the missing heir to the Tichborne baronetcy. On plain stiff board, not signed. Penciled below the image is "the claimant". 2 3/8 x 4"



  • Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 22929
  • Title: The Tichborne Claimant carte de visite
  • Author: Photograph
  • Book condition: Used - Very good condition
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Date published: Ca. 187?
  • Bookseller catalogs: AUSTRALIA; PHOTOGRAPH;


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