Lot 45

General U.S. Grant Mammoth Plate Photograph with Clipped Signature
A large format albumen photograph taken in 1865 of General Ulysses S. Grant in his military uniform, wearing a mourning ribbon for Lincoln on his left arm, with card attached to photograph at lower right signed U.S. Grant and dated in pencil 4/6/80. Photographed by F. Gutekunst, Philadelphia, as indicated by imprint below image and printed label on verso, which is dated in pencil Aug. 1867. 15.25 x 18 in., mounted, 17.25 x 20.25 in.
Est $5000 - $7000