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Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) The Last Days of Webster at Marshfield.

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


Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) The Last Days of Webster at Marshfield. New York: Smith & Parmelee, 1858. Approximately seventy-six copies of the black-and-white engraving by Charles Mottram (1807-1876) after the painting by Joseph Alexander Ames (1816-1872); condition of copies vary, but is generally good, 44 x 34 in.
Webster is depicted on his deathbed surrounded by many members of his friends and family, including: Charles Henry Thomas, Jacob Le Roy, Edward Curtis, Caroline Bayard Le Roy Webster, James W. Paige and his wife, George Ashmun, Rufus Choate, Peter Harvey, Colonel Fletcher Webster, Caroline L. Appleton, Daniel Webster, Jr., Mrs. Fletcher Webster, Caroline Webster, J. Mason Warren, John Taylor, Porter Wright, and others. (76)
Estimate $2,000-4,000

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porter wright, Daniel Webster , Jr., John Taylor, James W. Paige, Edward Curtis, Peter Harvey, Fletcher Webster, Charles Henry Thomas, Rufus Choate, Caroline Bayard Le Roy Webster, Caroline Webster, Caroline L. Appleton, J. Mason Warren, Jacob Le Roy, Charles Mottram