Abigail Smith, Hand Colored Steel Engraving, Women of the Republican Court



Mrs. John Adams (Abigail Smith http://www.librarycompany.org/women/republicancourt/Adams_AS.htm

This hand colored 19th century steel engraving has some foxing in the margin but the image is clean. The original purchase price of $4 is written on the lower left corner in pencil. It is of historical importance and was originally in a book.  Printed by “New York. D. Appleton & Co. 346, 348 Broadway.”  “From an Original Picture by C. Schessele in the Possession of the Publishers.”

Page approximately 8″ x 11″. Image 4 3/4″ x 6 3/4″.  Buyer pays for Priority Mail.