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1883 Woodcut Lexington KY Cemetery Henry Clay Monument - ORIGINAL LX1

1883 Woodcut Lexington KY Cemetery Henry Clay Monument - ORIGINAL LX1

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"The Clay Monument."

This is an original 1883 woodcut illustration of the monument dedicated to statesman, Henry Clay, in the Lexington Cemetery in Lexington, Kentucky. The monument was erected in 1857 after Clay's death in June 1852. A marble sarcophagus in the vaulted chamber at the base of the monument contains the remains of this famous Kentuckian.

CONDITION

This 128+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is a small blemish in the top margin. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Woodcut; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.5 x 3 inches; 6 x 8 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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