Lot 361: 1864 Engraving EMINENT OPPONENTS of SLAVE POWER by J.C. Buttre
October 29, 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
1864 "EMINENT OPPONENTS of the SLAVE POWER"
1864-Dated Civil War Period, Engraving titled, "EMINENT OPPONENTS of the SLAVE POWER." by J.C. Buttre, New York, Choice Extremely Fine.
An original Civil War Period Engraving, measuring 8.75" x 5.5" printed in deep black upon period off-white heavy print stock, not from a book. This historic Engraving shows Oval Portraits of the following Abolitionists; John Quincy Adams, Henry Ward Beecher, William Lloyd Garrison, William Cullen Bryant, John Greenleaf Whittier, Joshua R. Giddings, Wendell Phillips, Charles Sumner, Garrit Smith, Cassius M. Clay, Owen Lovejoy and Benjamin Lundy. Each image is identified with a name below. Scarce, and a very handsome example for display.