Four (4) political lithographs, including Henry Clay and Zachary Taylor, by Kelloggs & Thayer and N. Currier. 1st item: "Henry Clay, of Kentucky" lithographed and published by Kelloggs and Thayer, New York, co-published by D. Needham, Buffalo, New York. Depicts Henry Clay standing in an interior setting. Housed in a wooden frame. Sight – 13 3/4" H x 9 3/4" W. Framed – 16 3/4" H x 12 3/4" W. 2nd item: "Zachary Taylor, People's Candidate for Twelfth President of the United States" lithograph and published by Nathaniel Currier, New York. Depicts a seated three quarter view portrait of General Taylor in uniform, the index finger of his right hand pointed at a map of Mexico. Housed under glass in a wooden frame. Sight – 14 3/8" H x 9 1/2" W. Framed – 18" H x 13" W. 3rd item: "General Z. Taylor, at Matamoras" lithographed and published by Kelloggs and Thayer, New York, co-published by D. Needham, Buffalo, New York. Depict a full length portrait of Taylor with a black horse, a military camp featuring drilling soldiers and Sibley tents, background. Housed in a wooden frame. Sight – 13 5/8" H x 9 5/8" W. Framed – 16 1/2" H x 12 1/2" W. 4th item: "Genl. Taylor at the Battle of Resaca de la Palma" lithographed and published by Nathaniel Currier, New York. Depicts Taylor giving Captain May his orders to charge the Mexican battery on May 9, 1846. Housed in a black wooden frame. Sight – 9 1/2" H x 133/4" W. Framed – 13 1/4" H x 17 3/8" W. American, mid 19th century. CONDITION: Overall good condition with toning, acid burning, etc. to be expected from age. Henry Clay and Battle of Resaca de la Palma prints, loose in frames with areas of loss to frames.
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