"Lucretia Rudolph Garfield"
This is an original 1881 black and white steel engraving by Samuel Sartain (1830-1906) that portrays First Lady Lucretia Rudolph-Garfield (1832-1918), the wife of James A. Garfield (1831-1881), the twentieth President of the United States of America.
This 132+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Some light surface rub. Light water stain - left margin.
Period Paper is proud to present a collection of steel and wood engravings from 1881 of portraits of First Ladies and the historical estates of American Presidents such as George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, Andrew Jackson, and many others. This collection is perfect for anyone interested in the lives of the women of the White House, as many of the First Ladies in this collection, including Martha Washington, Dolley Madison, Rachel Donelson Jackson, Mary Todd Lincoln, and several others helped to shape the course of American history just as much as their husbands. To continue browsing this "stately" collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!
Reproductive art by Samuel Sartain.
Keywords specific to this image: Government, Victorian Era