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Brady CDV of Lincoln In Profile,

O-88, with Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries imprint on verso. A desirable view of the President photographed by the master in Washington, D.C., in 1864 and referred to as the "craggy profile." A penciled notation on back, presumably in Brady's hand, reads $15.00 per hundred (Brady) attesting to the volume of his commercial enterprise.

Provenance:Collected by Thaddeus Stanton, 'The Fighting Paymaster'

Condition:CDV with strong tones, about VG. Minor mottling noted in field with undamaged corners. Flimsy thin stock mount.

Estimate: $500 - $700
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$863
12/07/2007

 

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