Mar 10, 2020 - Sale 2533

Sale 2533 - Lot 139

Price Realized: $ 531
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(LINCOLN, ABRAHAM.) Carte-de-visite album of Lincoln along with other presidents and war heroes. 50 cartes-de-visite inserted into period album. 12mo, 5 x 4 inches, full tooled morocco gilt, minor wear; minimal wear to contents, and almost no captions. Vp, circa 1864-65

Additional Details

18 of the photographs depict Lincoln, ranging from straightforward portraits (Ostendorf O-91, 92, 93) to photographs of engravings (one with Lincoln embracing Washington, others of Lincoln with his family) to several collages of Lincoln with other presidents or war leaders. Ulysses S. Grant, George Washington, and their families also make multiple appearances.