February 14, 2019 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
Ends February 25, 2019


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Lithographic CDV Pair of Abraham Lincoln and John Wilkes Booth

Lot of two lithographic CDVs depicting John Wilkes Booth and Abraham Lincoln. Both are stamped "L. Prang & Co. Boston" on obverse underneath the names of the two men. The image of Booth is accompanied with a cover, printed upon which is a poem: "A monstrous villain here behold, / Who wrought a demon's work for gold: / Long as his victim lives in fame, / Mankind shall curse the murderer's name." This cover appears to have come from Pond & Hambleton, 204 Main St. Buffalo.

Estimate: $100 - $200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$72
02/14/2019

 

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