Anthony Berger

Artist's Biography

Abraham Lincoln.

Chromolithograph, 1864.
Oval image size 17 1/8 x 14 1/8" (43.5 x 35.8 cm).
Very good condition and color. Original frame is in very fine condition.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 87660
Price: $1,500.00
Publisher : Published by E. C. Middleton, Cincinnati, Ohio.
This fine lifetime portrait of Lincoln is based on a photograph by Anthony Berger taken at Mathew Brady’s Washington studio on 9 February 1864. Middleton is widely regarded as one of the pioneers of chromolithography in America. He produced a series of oval portraits of famous personages including George and Martha Washington, Daniel Webster, Henry Clay, etc. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Portraits , Presidents