Lot 443: Superbly displayed assemblage of three of the most sought-after confederate generals, Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson, and J. E. B. Stuart, including: an ALS signed "R. E. Lee," one page, April 18, 1869, in full: "Your dispatch rec'd. If my health will permit I will accompany the delegation of the Vally [sic] R. R. Comp'y to Baltimore"; a rare ink signature, "T. J. Jackson, Prof. Nat & Exp. Phil and Instructor of Arty. VMI"; and an ink signature, "Very Resp'y, J. E. B. Stuart, Brig Genl Com'd'g." Excellently double-cloth-matted and framed with an image and engraved plaque to an overall size of 26.25 x 26.25. Show-through from docketing notations to reverse of the Lee (affecting only the date), show-through from adhesive to the reverse of the Jackson (affecting only his title), and light overall show-through from writing to the reverse of the Stuart. A magnificent display of the great Confederate generals. Oversized.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs & Artifacts
Friday, 23rd October 2015
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