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Whitman, Walt (1819-1892)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
569
Sold for:
$356$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892), Goldsmith, Alfred, rare black and white portrait of Walt Whitman, shown wearing a broad collared coat and facing the camera, reverse inscribed "1 of 12 copies printed from an original. A.F. Goldsmith. at age of 67"; together with a small pamphlet, Hartmann, Sadakichi, A Note on the Portraits of Walt Whitman, New York: At the Sign of the Sparrow, 1921, original wraps, 17 of 100, signed by Goldsmith.
Estimate $150-250

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Whitman, American literature, American poets, Brooklyn Eagle, Goldsmith, Hartmann, Walt Whitman

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