Fine Art/N C Wyeth

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Portrait of Abraham Lincoln
Portrait of Abraham Li  
I recently came across across an NC Wyeth print called
"Portrait of Abraham Lincoln" It is # 131/175. Made by Black Box Studios. The provenance shows that this piece once hung in the Illinois Capitol Building. The previous owner had donated some old Lincoln letters to the state.
It is signed by four past State Governors.
Could you tell me anything else about it?
Do you think it has any value, or is more of a decorative
piece?

Thank you.

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N. C. Wyeth print of Abraham Lincoln, numbered lower rt. 68/175, unsgd., paper size 35 1/2" h x 26 3/4" w, taken from his mural In the Dark Days of the Civil War, w/4 signatures at the bottom - William N. Stratton, Samuel H. Shapiro, Phil D. Ogilvi (?), and Don Walker.

This is what I found online for you but no prices. Is it signed by Wyeth?

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I have been researching,buying, collecting, dealing, and appraising 19th and 20th Century American Art (1850-1950) for the past 15 years. Ask me anything about this topic. I am a member of the Pennsylvania Antiques Appraisers Association.

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Experienced in American Art from the period 1850-1950. This Includes Impressionism, Regionalism, Early American Modernism, Hudson River School, WPA. I have 15 years researching, collecting, dealing, and appraising in this field. Ran a Fine Art gallery for 3 years in Phoenixville, Pa. that focused on American and European art from the 1800's to contemporary works. Rare books focused on fine art monographs and catalogue raisonne.

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