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    Robert E. Lee: Brady Carte-de-Visite [CDV]. One of four variants now recognized as a single exposure made with a four lens camera. In this variant, the right end of Lee's necktie projects to barely across the edge of his coat. Taken in early 1866, it is affixed to a surplus Brady mount dated 1865. Some minor mottling/emulsion degradation, not affecting portrait. Gold rule borders. Brady credit and back mark. Sharp corners. Expert restoration to lower right corner. Light toning and soiling. Good condition.
    From the collection of Dr. Donald Hopkins.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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