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Alexander Hamilton, National Portrait Gallery of Eminent Americans, New York 1862. SOLD

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"Alexander Hamilton"

This impression is from a series of beautifully engraved portrait prints copied from the paintings of Alonzo Chappel. The text was written by Evert A. Duyckinck and the two volume work published in 1862 was entitled,
National Portrait Gallery of Eminent Americans. The prints included famous American orators, statesmen, naval and military heroes, jurists and authors.

Uncolored steel plate engraving,
10 1/2 x 8 inches sheet size,
excellent condition.