Sojourner Truth CDV

CDV "I Sell the Shadow to Support the Substance. / Sojourner Truth." Sojourner Truth: Eastern District of Michigan, 1864. Copyright to verso. Half-portrait of Truth (ca 1797-1883) wearing a white cap with a checked shawl around her shoulders. A scarce view of the abolitionist.


Good tonality, a few light spots.

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
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