CSA President Jefferson Davis and First Lady Varina Davis, Lot of Seven CDVs

Lot of 7 CDVs, including 3 portraits of Jefferson Davis, and 4 of Varina Davis, ca 1860s. Portraits of the Confederate States President present him standing in a dark suit, seated at half-length in a double-breasted jacket, and vignetted in uniform. Varina Davis represented in two different, full-length standing poses: in the first variation, she stands facing slightly to her left, with her hand resting on the back of a chair, and the second shows her wearing a formal dress before a verdant backdrop, with a fan in her right hand.


All with light toning. One Jefferson Davis carte with scattered foxing, and a second with cropped upper corners.

Estimate: $300 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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