approx. 221x163 mm., some very faint spotting to mount, card a little ragged at corners, else very good. A rare image and rare format of the President in a striking meditative pose. Hamilton/Ostendorf 92 ("Thirty years after his father's death, Robert T. Lincoln wrote...'I have always thought the Brady photograph of my father...to be the most satisfactory likeness of him'"). " /> [LINCOLN, Abraham]. BERGER, Anthony, <I>photographer.</I> Large oval seated portrait of President Lincoln, taken for Matthew B. Brady on 9 February, 1864. "THE MOST SATISFACTORY LIKENESS." Albumen photograph on original mount, with the Brady studio imprint underneath the print and within the gold oval rule, <I>approx. 221x163 mm., some very faint spotting to mount, card a little ragged at corners,</I> else very good. A rare image and rare format of the President in a striking meditative pose. Hamilton/Ostendorf 92 ("Thirty years after his father's death, Robert T. Lincoln wrote...'I have always thought the Brady photograph of my father...to be the most satisfactory likeness of him'"). | Christie's