Lincoln in Photographs, O-14. J. Mellon, The Face of Lincoln, p.34." /> [LINCOLN, Abraham (1809-1865), <I>President</I>]. Oval portrait photograph INSCRIBED AND SIGNED, showing a beardless Lincoln, probably taken in Peoria, Illinois, by Roderick M. Cole, 1858. <I>Albumen photograph, 7 7/8 x 9½ in. including original mount, pencil rule encircling the image,</I> BOLDLY INSCRIBED IN INK IN LOWER MARGIN: "Yours truly A. Lincoln." C. Hamilton and L. Ostendorf, <I>Lincoln in Photographs</I>, O-14. J. Mellon, <I>The Face of Lincoln</I>, p.34. | Christie's