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1st item: Standing photo of Robert E. Lee taken circa 1868-69 in the Lexington, VA studio of Boude and Miley, reprinted by Miley ca. 1900 with imprint of âM. Miley & Sonâ lower right. Card 8 Â½â x 6â, image 5 Â½â x 3 â â. 2nd item: Cabinet card photo of Robert E Lee in vignetted profile, with imprint of âM Miley, Lexington, VAâ along bottom. After the original 1864 photo by J Vannerson of Richmond. Card 6 Â½â x 4 Â¼â. 3rd item: Robert E. Lee seated with left profile, a circa 1900 Miley studio reprint of the original by Matthew Brady, with âM. Miley & Sonâ imprint underneath, lovely sepia toned with softened features and âMileyâ signature in plate lower right. 1939 gift inscription on verso. Card 9â x 6â, image 5 Â½â x 3 â â.
PROVENANCE: By descent from the estate of Stanley Horn, Nashville, Tennessee.
CONDITION: 1st item: 2â horizontal mark to top of Leeâs head, some silvering to deep blacks. 2nd item: Rubbing/toning to card. 3rd item: Slight toning to card.