Sale 19BP01 | Lot 25

LEE, ROBERT E. & LEE, GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS Sheet signed.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

Lot Details

Lot 25
LEE, ROBERT E. & LEE, GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS Sheet signed.
[N.p.: n.d.]. Paper slip signed "RE Lee" in pencil below "G.W.C. Lee" in ink. The visible area 1 3/4 x 3 inches (4.5 x 7.5 cm); framed with engraved portraits of both men. A few faint spots, lightly toned, unexamined out of frame.
Uncommon pairing of the signatures of Robert E. Lee and his eldest son, George Washington Custis Lee, who served as an aide-de-camp to president Jefferson Davis during the Confederacy and succeeded his father as president of Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia.


Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $1,187 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $1,187 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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