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    Alexander Gardner Carte de Visite featuring himself in a full-length image in western clothing, heavy beard, and holding a bow and arrow. 2.5" x 4". Born in Scotland, the photographer migrated to the U.S. and worked for a time under Mathew Brady. When the Civil War began, he became well-known for his own Civil War photographs, particularly those of President Lincoln and battle scenes. A very attractive image bearing some age-toning and spotting on the image. Penciled notations below the image identify the subject. Backstamped by Gardner.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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