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    Abraham Lincoln: Especially Nice Miniature Portrait on Ivory in an Attractive and Unusual Brass Patriotic Frame with Easel Stand on Reverse. This choice little painting is unsigned and obviously taken from the familiar 1864 Berger photographic image. In general, it is difficult to date these portraits on ivory more closely than to say they are from the last third of the nineteenth century. However, the style & feel of this example inclines us to think it may be early, circa 1864-65. Beautiful condition & display presence. Height in frame 4.25".

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2008
    1st Saturday
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