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    Original Pencil and Ink Sketch of a Slave on the back of a donkey carrying a load of tobacco leaves. The barefoot male slave is wearing a kepi and looking over to his left where a large puff of smoke has been drawn to symbolize an explosion, possibly from a nearby battle. From the Avery Estate. 8" x 7" in size, generally very good condition with folds, crinkling, edge roughness, and some dampstaining away from the sketch. Great example of folk art from the Civil War period.

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    June, 2007
    24th-25th Sunday-Monday
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