Mar 21, 2013 - Sale 2308

Sale 2308 - Lot 104

Price Realized: $ 5,040
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. Proclamation of Emancipation by the President of the United States. Elaborately designed lithograph, with an oval portrait of Lincoln, literally held by the American eagle; the entire script bordered with vignettes of slavery time and freedom time; 24 x 18-1/4 inches, professionally conserved, de-acidified and backed with archival paper. [New York: Alvord, 1864]

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One of the best of the lithographs of the Proclamation, engraved by R. A. Dimmick. Eberstadt No. 21.