This is an original 1930 halftone print showing a cherry bedstead in which Lincoln slept while visiting Judge Jonathan Hall, Hallville, DeWitt County, Illinois. Other pieces are from the same parlor bedroom. The desk in 1735-1770. The chair is of Phyfe type, 1800-1810, and the clock was made by Ely Terry, 1808. Loaned by Mrs. Luther Hall.
The second picture shows a hepplewhite sofa covered in antique cream embroidered damask of the period. The Adam half-circle folding table is in inlaid satinwood, upon which are two Louis Philippe urns, and flanked on either side by Queen Anne chairs. Opposite is a six-fold antique paper screen. Loaned by D. Lorraine Yerkes.
The last picture shows a mahogany oval breakfast table of 1780, and a tambourine front sideboard from the collection of the Earl of Lancaster which are shown with fine old English chairs. The display of silverware includes a pair of Georgian wine coolers and other Georgian and Dutch pieces. Loaned by Elizabeth Doolittle.
Please note there is printing on the reverse.
This 81+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 10.25 inches; 19 x 26 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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