Sep 27, 2018 - Sale 2486

Sale 2486 - Lot 64

Price Realized: $ 875
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Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(PHOTOGRAPHY.) [Berger, Anthony; photographer.] Display photograph of Lincoln. Albumen photograph, 7 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches oval, on original gilt-printed publisher's mount, 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches oval to sight; not examined out of period frame. Philadelphia: M.P. Simons, 1865

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The source image was taken by Berger at Brady's Washington studio on 9 February 1864. This composition was then copyrighted by M.P. Simons the following year--possibly without permission.