Vintage and Original
Benjamin Kimball (1833 – 1920).
1885 engraving print portrait of Benjamin A. Kimball (1833 – 1920) – Extracted from History of Merrimack and Belknap Counties New Hampshire. Edited by D. Hamilton Hurd. Published by J. W. Lewis & Co. Philadelphia in the year 1885. (This is a portrait page from the above listed book. Prints from books are usually printed on heavier paper then the text printed page, as this print is. The extracted print will have holes on the binding side and it may or may not have the protected tissue attached.
Engraving by A. H. Ritchie.
Condition: Yellowed/tanned (increasingly more around the edge borders/margins) and some foxing spots. Stain marks along the top and bottom borders.
Entire page measures about 7 3/8″ x 10 5/8″. Image and signature (if one) measure about 4″ x 4″
Matted and framed this 1885 print would make a wonderful ancestral hanging.
To learn more about Benjamin Kimball please go to the Kimball Castle Site HERE
*Colors of the scanned photo may vary slightly from the actual print as all monitors and screens are calibrated differently.
Scans are ENLARGED to show detail.