Lewis Carroll signed photograph makes $9,000 at Bonhams

A photograph of a young girl on Eastbourne beach taken by Lewis Carroll made £5,250 ($8,737) at Bonhams London on March 19.

The lot features a dedication in purple ink that reads, "for Miss Symonds from CL Dodgson, a memento of the beach at Eastbourne in the summer of 1883".

Lewis Carroll Eastbourne photo
Lewis Carroll Eastbourne photo

The girl is thought to be Eleanor Winifred 'Winnie' Howes - the daughter of a family friend.

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