[Carte de Visite:] Lincoln Family.
Civil War-era CDV photograph from an illustration of President Abraham Lincoln, Mary Lincoln, and their sons
Carte de visite photograph of the Civil War-era family of President Abraham and Mary Lincoln derived from an engraving made by engraver Adam B. Walter after a painting by Frederick B. Schell. The photograph depicts the Lincolns with their sons Robert, in his military uniform, and Thomas, better known as “Tad.” A painted portrait of deceased son “Willie” is just barely showing at the upper right.
Description: [Carte de Visite:] Lincoln Family.
Np: np, c. 1860s. Carte de Visite Photograph. (CDV). 4 x 2½ inches. Publisher’s printed caption. Very good.