Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Lincoln & Johnson and the "Defenders of the Union": A Striking 1864-65 Poster. Quite possibly a campaign issue from the fall of 1864, although it could also be more of the patriotic nature, and date from that brief five-month period when Johnson was the serving vice president. A bold and eye-catching design which has terrific display presence. Most larger Lincoln-Johnson posters are priced in the high four figures, if not five figures. However, there was a small "find" of this particular poster several decades ago, and examples still show up in the marketplace often enough to keep this item at a surprisingly affordable level. In our opinion one of the best "values" in Lincoln collectibles. 19" x 24". Beautiful condition, with a little age browning along the very edges and a small piece missing from the lower left hand corner, both utterly inconsequential.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 12
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 582

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

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

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    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
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 May 3 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - Beverly Hills.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage Auctions and Mr. Chad Reingold were...professional and courteous in all transactions and provided outstanding service in answering my many emails. I recommend them at the highest level.
    Killy M.,
    Melbourne Beach, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 November 14-16 Space Exploration Auction Featuring The Armstrong Family Collection Part IV - Dallas
    2019 November 14-16 Space Exploration Auction Featuring The Armstrong Family Collection Part IV - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,583,038