Mar 27, 2014 - Sale 2342

Sale 2342 - Lot 44

Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Carte-de-visite portrait. A fine, sharp example, showing Douglass as City Marshall of Washington D.C. at age 59 signed by the photographer on the front mount, beneath the portrait an inscription on the reverse, in a different hand states "Frederick Douglass, Marshall of Dist. Of Columbia." Boston: Warren, 1877

Additional Details

A fine, sharp image of Douglass taken when he was the Marshall for Washington, D.C.