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Fine Images and Documents
21064 Abraham Lincoln taken January 8th, 1864 by
Brady and Confederate Cannon on the banks of the
James River Taylor and Huntington 4 ½” X 7” single
albumen with text on either side of the blue
imprinted card. The War for the Union Photographic
History 1861-1865, (a) CDV sized albumen of Lincoln
that was taken by Mathew Brady January 8th, 1864
(Ostendorf 84), seated pose of Lincoln, (b) Large
cannon noted in the text as one of the reasons
Richmond had not been taken, albumen 3 ¼” X 3 ½”.
Extremely sharp and detailed Lincoln albumen.
Light tone to the card. Copywrite blind stamped on
bottom of albumens hardly notifiable. Two photos on
one card, one a very scarce Lincoln. $495
See the CDV below of the same view
that sold Feb 28, 2021 for $4,250