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Antique Hand-Colored Enlargement of a Union Soldier's Studio Portrait

late 19th century, after a war-date ambrotype or tintype, the image enhanced with watercolors and gouache, depicting an anonymous Union sergeant in full dress parade regalia that includes a red sash, boots and gauntlets. Presented behind a photo-style mat in a period wooden frame with gilt liner.
DOA 22.5 x 19.25 in.
From the Collection of Mr. Salvatore Benedetto, Charlotte, North Carolina
Additional high-resolution photos are available at LelandLittle.com


Minor insect damage to top and right edges of the mat; small split to image's lower right corner; retains vibrant color.

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Antique Hand-Colored Enlargement of a Union Soldier's

Estimate $25 - $25,000Jan 25, 2020
Starting Price $25
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Ships fromHillsborough, NC, US
Hillsborough, NC, USA