1898 Trans-Mississippi $1.00 Black Painting Vignette
1898 Trans-Mississippi $1.00 Black Painting Vignette
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1898 Trans-Mississippi $1.00 Black Painting Vignette

Estimate: 400 - 500 USD

1898 Trans-Mississippi $1.00 Black Painting Vignette

Estimate: 400 - 500 USD

Lot Sold:375USD

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1898 Trans-Mississippi $1.00 Black Painting Vignette


Die sunk 117 x 94 mm on thick wove paper 240 x 184 mm, entitled “Western Cattle in Storm” and “After Painting by McWhirter” referring to the original “Vanguard” painting of the Scottish Highlands by John McWhirter, and “Edward J. Dillon” the engraver. Large, clean and very fine proof of the design adopted for the popular $1.00 stamp.

Stamps Online: The Michael Bakwin Collection
Online bidding closed11 Apr 2019 | 06:37 PM GMT