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Chang-Yu-Sing, “The Chinese Giant.” Said to be over 8 feet. He was a major Barnum attraction, and supposedly irresistible to women. Two Cabinet cards by Bogardus. In one he stands alone. In the other probably his manager stands at his side.


The first has Chinese characters, possibly his signature, painted on the verso. It has some wear to the bottom of the mount. [2+]. The other is [3-]

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Chang-Yu-Sing, “The Chinese Giant.”

Estimate $200 - $300Oct 29, 2016
Yonkers, NY, USA