George Caleb Bingham (American, 1811-1879) "The County Election" Etching

Lot 82

    

George Caleb Bingham (American, 1811-1879) "The County Election" Etching

1854, depiction of men voting, artist name lower left, engraved by John Sartain noted lower right; printed notation of "entered according to act of congress in the year 1854 by G.C. Bingham in the clerk's office of the district court for the southern district of New York"; housed in the original gold painted frame
dimensions:  Height 25 1/4 inches, Width 32 1/4 inches (sight), frame size: 32 inches by 39 inches
condition*:  Fair, spots and warping throughout due to moisture damage; chips and paint loss to frame; not examined out of the frame
estimate:  $300-500
hammer price:  $275

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