Political Textile. James Garfield and Chester Arthur.

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Jugate portrait, beautifully graphic political textile, from the 1880 campaign of James Garfield and Chester Arthur, both of whom became president of the United States. Legend: "James A. Garfield for President/Chester A. Arthur for Vice President." Roller print in national colors. Portrait of Garfield is based on a photo by Fasset, engraved by Rice & Sons, Philadelphia and published by J.C. McCurdy and Company, Philadelphia. Portrait of Arthur from photo by Sarony, engraved by J.C. Buttre. Glued to paper board and archivally framed behind UV plexiglass.

Ref: "Threads of History", Smithsonian Insitution, Plate 469.


    Very good.
    27.75 in. H x 29.25 in. W x 2.5 in. D
    70 cm H x 74 cm W x 6 cm D
    Seller Location
    New York, NY
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