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    Appomattox and Beyond: Three Currier & Ives Prints. Set of three black & white Currier & Ives lithographs, all published in 1865 at the close of the Civil War. 1) 17" x 12.25" medium folio titled "The Capture of An Unprotected Female, or the Close of the Rebellion". Damp stains, four tears (three of which extend into the plate), all repaired on verso with brown gummed paper. 2) 18" x 13.5" medium folio titled "The Last Ditch of Chivalry, or a President in Petticoats." Faint damp stain at bottom, even, light toning, generally a very fine example. 3) Small folio with full borders, measuring 13.5" x 18", titled "Surrender of Genl. Lee, At Appomattox C. H. Va. April 9th 1865." Loss around perimeter, damp stain bottom right. Will mat & frame quite nicely.

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    September, 2016
    17th Saturday
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