Framed Micro-calligraphy Presentation Picture
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 15, 2010 10:00AM
Framed Micro-calligraphy Presentation Picture, "Executed by David Davidson," Boston, 1861, colored ink on embossed paper, "Respectfully Dedicated to J.A. Dix Editor of the Boston Journal," depicting a design incorporating the "Address to the Troops at Fort Warren, By Rev. G.H. Hepworth, and a Touching Tribute to Col. Ellsworth by W.R. Alger," which was copied from the Boston Journal, May 6 and 27, 1861, (toning), 8 1/4 x 7 1/4 in., (sight), in a period gilt-gesso frame.>
Note: Sold for the benefit of the Framingham History Center, Framingham, Massachusetts.