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Baker lithograph of California National Guard  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$840
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Military of San Francisco... National Guard of California...
Baker, George H., Lithographer
San Francisco
George H. Baker
N.d. [c.1866]

Color lithograph finished by hand. 47x59 cm (18½x23¼"), matted and framed under glass.

Striking lithographs showing the officers and men of the California National Guard, some on horseback, and across the bottom are 32 officers and men each in the full dress uniform of his company. Peters, California on Stone, p.52.

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Some restoration, mostly around the margins, overall very good, not examined out of frame and sold as is.
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