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    Sale 2486 | Lot 82
    Price Realized: $281With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2486 Lot 82

      (PHOTOGRAPHY--CIVIL WAR.) Group of 6 cartes-de-visite of Confederate leaders. Each about 4 x 2 1/2 inches, various conditions. Vp, 1861-63 and undated

      Estimate $300 - 400

      "The Neglected Picture," photograph of a satirical depiction of Jefferson Davis by artist William M. Davis of Port Jefferson, NY. New York: E.A. Lewis, 1861 * "Jefferson Davis," a carte-sized engraving after a Brady photograph by Elias Dexter. New York, undated * "Confederate Chieftains," photograph of an engraved group portrait of Davis and 9 political leaders. Np, undated * "The Clothes (Close) of the Confederacy," photograph of a print of Davis fleeing in hoopskirts * "How Happy Could I Be With Either," photograph of a Davis caricature lampooning Confederate military failures at Gettysburg and Vicksburg. New York: J. Hull, 1863 * Photograph of a painting of Robert E. Lee after the well-known 1863 Minnis & Cowell pose. Np, undated.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $281