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Price Realized: $5,500 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2486 Lot 364
(PRESIDENTS--1876 CAMPAIGN.) Currier & Ives. Grand National Democratic Banner. Hand-colored lithograph, 17 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches; 2-inch closed tear in margin, edge wear including loss of 6 x 3-inch section of lower corner, modern repairs and fills to edge chips including restoration of 1/2-inch area of lower right corner of border in facsimile. New York, 1876
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000
A jugate campaign print depicting Samuel J. Tilden for president with his running mate Thomas A. Hendricks, under the header "Ship of State, Reform." Currier and Ives had been issuing these Grand National Banners for each presidential election since 1844, but this (and the preceding lot) were the last of the series. We trace no other examples of this Tilden-Hendricks print at auction. Reilly 1876-3.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $5,500