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    David Claypool Johnston, illustrator. Whimsical Jefferson Davis Movable Illustration and Proof Engraving. The engraving is on a 10" x 10" sheet of stiff paper. The movable illustration measures 2.75" x 4.5" and features Davis's portrait with die cut eyes and mouth exposed to capture different expressions relative to the actions at Ft. Sumter and Vicksburg. Includes original example and a later restrike from the original copper plate. Both examples are in very good or better condition. From the collection of Zita Books.



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    Auction Dates
    October, 2014
    9th-16th Thursday-Thursday
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