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    Robert E. Lee: "Back Door" Carte-de-Visite [CDV] by Anthony/Brady. A bold example of Brady's portrait of Lee taking in April 1865, immediately after the surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia at Appomattox Court House. This pose is the second most rare of the six known poses taken at that time. Printed from the original Brady negative with E. & H. T. Anthony of New York back mark. Gold rule borders, sharp corners, light soiling and toning.
    From the collection of Dr. Donald Hopkins.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
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