Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Pierre G. T. Beauregard Carte de Visite Signed Twice. 2.5" x 4", with a Washburn's, New Orleans logo on the mount at bottom. An oval bust portrait of Beauregard, seen wearing his Confederate uniform. Signed "G.T. Beauregard 1865" at the bottom margin of the albumen and "G.T. Beauregard Ex. Genl. C.S.A. New Orleans, La Nov. 24, 1887" on verso. Known as "Napoleon in Gray", Beauregard fought at the First Battle of Bull Run and commanded armies in the Western Theater. He was also in command at Shiloh and the Siege of Corinth. As one of the first generals in the Provisional Army of the Confederate States, Beauregard later became one of only eight officers made full generals in the Confederate Army. From the Bret J. Formichi American Civil War Rarities Collection.

    Condition: With a purple stamp on verso, "Darwin C. Pavey". Light edge toning to the mount, with slight wear to the corners. Light soiling at the bottom edge of the mount. On verso, there is a strip of paper mounted to the top edge, which does not affect the signature.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2019
    26th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 380

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 April 23 Historical Manuscripts Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 November 2 Lincoln and His Times Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 November 2 Lincoln and His Times Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,799,801