Alonzo Chappel. “A. Lincoln.” New York: Johnson, Wilson & Co., 1870. 7 1/2 x 5 1/2. Very good condition.
Alonzo Chappel was one of the best historical artists working in the middle of the nineteenth century. This posthumous portrait was based on a painting by Chappel and it shows Lincoln holding the Emancipation Proclamation.