Rare Sojourner Truth CDV

CDV portrait of Sojourner Truth. Wrights': Battle Creek, MI, n.d., ca 1864. With recto caption, "I sell the Shadow to Support the Substance. / Sojourner Truth." Verso with imprint, "Wrights' New York Gallery, Battle Creek., Mich." A very rare pose where Truth looks disarmingly at the camera and holds up her knitting. 


Light scratch and single spot, some ink marks in upper left corner. Some spotting and soiling to card. 

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
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