Mar 21, 2013 - Sale 2308

Sale 2308 - Lot 105

Price Realized: $ 6,480
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,500 - $ 5,000
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. Emancipation Proclamation. Engraved broadside, 26-3/4 x 20-3/4 inches; professionally de-acidified and conserved with some restoration; backed with archival paper. Milwaukee: Martin & Judson, 1864

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One of the more elaborate versions of the Proclamation with four vignettes on either side showing slave life on the left and life in freedom on the right. "A highly spirited Western edition." Eberstadt, number 33.