Original Photograph Signed. Lincoln, A(braham). Carte-de-Visite standing portrait of Abraham Lincoln, signed below image. 4 x 2 1/2 inches (102 x 62 mm), purple borders; very minor edge wear. Clean & attractive.
Photographed by Thomas Le Mere at Brady's gallery, Washington, D.C., April 17, 1863, published by E. Anthony, 501 Broadway, N.Y. .
One of 24 photo images (of the 119 known photos) of Lincoln standing.
Meserve 38; Ostendorf 69
Provenance upon request.
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Sold for $103,000 (buyer's premium included)