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The White House Gallery of Official Portraits of the Presidents.

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1425
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

The White House Gallery of Official Portraits of the Presidents. New York: Gravure Company of America, [1901]. Limited edition, copy number 627, illustrated with engraved versions of the Presidential portraits that hang in the White House of twenty-four Presidents: Washington, Adams, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, John Quincy Adams, Jackson, Van Buren, W.H. Harrison, Tyler, Polk, Taylor, Fillmore, Pierce, Buchanan, Lincoln, Johnson, Grant, Hayes, Garfield, Arthur, Cleveland, Benjamin Harrison, and McKinley; in publisher's half leather and original box, with presentation bookplate dated 1903; joints cracked, boards becoming detached, 20 x 16 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Benjamin Harrison, John Quincy Adams, Van Buren, Book:Presidents of the United States, Book:Presidents of the US, Martin Van Buren, Portraits of Presidents of the United States, Protestantism, United States, Vice Presidents of the United States, White House, Cleveland, Lincoln

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