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THE MONSIGNOR FRANCIS J. WEBER COLLECTION OF BERNHARDT WALL

A.1.47. Lincoln's Gettysburg Speech

LINCOLN, Abraham. Lincoln's Gettysburg Speech. Sierra Madre, 1946. 34 miniature etchings (plus cover label and etcher's slip), approximately 4.5 x 3 cm. (1-3/4 x 1-1/4 inches), wove paper, each mounted within an etched ornamental frame border. Various colored inks. 20.5 x 19 cm. (8-1/16 x 7-3/8 inches), wove paper, a few tissue guards. Original hand-bound red paper-covered boards, etched label on upper cover. Presentation copy: "To Father John Moclair with my deepest regard. Sincerely, Bernhardt Wall Nov. 19, 1947."

     Limited edition (#F2 of 200 signed copies). See Weber, p. 47. This book and Abraham Lincoln: A Chronology are Wall's first full-length books incorporating miniature etchings mounted within etched ornamental frames. 70000009

Plate list:

2 LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH... [cover label with vignette]. Red. 4.5 x 3 cm.

1 Copy No...LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH EDITION 200 COPIES... [limitation leaf]. Brown within a yellow-green ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

2 LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH... [title with vignette]. Purple within a charcoal ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Photo by A. Gardner Nov. 15, 1863 | Wall 1946 [bust portrait of Lincoln]. Dark brown within a dark brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

4 To STUART W. JACKSON EARLY PATRON LINCOLN LOVER [dedication leaf]. Green within a green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

5 Judge David Wills' LETTER... [text]. Olive within a brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

6 in the vicinity... [text]. Olive within a brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

7 emonies, on Thursday... [text]. Olive within a brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

8 emnly impressive... [text]. Olive within a brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

9 ows and orphans that have been made almost friendless... [text]. Olive within a brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

10 foe in the front, a confidence... [text]. Olive within a brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

11 ent to perform the last solemn act...Wall [illustrated text]. Olive within a brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

12 The William Mason, called, The Lincoln Engine... | Wall 1946 [illustrated text]. Mahogany within a brown ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

13 Railway Station, Gettysburg, Pa. | Wall 1946 [illustrated text]. Black within a green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

14 The David Wills home, Gettysburg... [illustration]. Black within a charcoal ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

15 [Full-length portrait of Lincoln delivering the Gettysburg Address] | Wall 1946. Brownish black within a green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

16 Four score and seven years ago... [text]. Olive within a brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

17 SIGNING OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE JULY 4 1776 | Wall after TRUMBULL [illustration]. Mahogany within a brown ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

18 tion, or any nation so conceived... [illustrated text]. Olive within a tan ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

19 CHANCELLORSVILLE | Wall—1946 [illustration]. Brown within a dark brown ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

20 We have come to dedicate a portion of that field... [text]. Sienna within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

21 [Dead on Battlefield] | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Black within a dark brown ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

22 not consecrate—we cannot hallow this ground... [text]. Sienna within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

23 Here Lincoln spoke | Wall 46 [illustration]. Dark brown within a lime green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

24 it can never forget what they did here... [text]. Sienna within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

25 THE CEMETERY [illustration]. Green within a yellow green ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

26 us, that from these honored dead... [text]. Brown within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

27 Remember the Hero Dead | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Olive within an olive ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

28 birth of freedom– and that govern-ment... [text]. Brown within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

29 Presbyterian Church Gettysburg, Pa... | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Brown within a brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

30 OPINIONS "I should be glad if I could flatter myself... [text]. Olive green within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

31 in Europe would have expressed... [text]. Olive green within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

32 American eloquence... [text]. Olive green within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

33 quence almost divine... [text]. Olive green within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

34 To those who may wish to do further reading... [text illustrated with printer's device]. Black within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

ETCHT PRINTED & BOUND BY BERNHARDT WALL [etcher's slip tipped-in on last page]. Brown. 0.5 x 4 cm.


WALL, Bernhardt. Lincoln's Gettysburg Speech. Sierra Madre, 1946. 34 miniature etchings (plus cover label and etcher's slip), approximately 4.5 x 3 cm. (1-3/4 x 1-1/4 inches), wove paper. Green, brown, and black inks. Original hand-bound green paper-covered boards, etched label on upper cover.

     Limited edition (#19 of 200 signed copies). The miniature book issue of the preceding with the Lincoln portrait after Gardner reworked and a few other minor variations. 70000132

Plate list:

LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH [cover label]. Green. 1 x 3 cm.

1 Copy No...LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH EDITION 200 COPIES... [limitation leaf]. Olive. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

2 LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH... [title with vignette]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

[Bust portrait of Lincoln] | Wall 1946. Brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

4 To STUART W. JACKSON EARLY PATRON LINCOLN LOVER [dedication leaf]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

5 Judge David Wills' LETTER... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

6 in the vicinity... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

7 emonies, on Thursday... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

8 emnly impressive... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

9 ows and orphans that have been made almost friendless... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

10 foe in the front, a confidence... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

11 ent to perform the last solemn act...Wall [illustrated text]. Black. 4.5 x 3 cm.

12 The William Mason, called, The Lincoln Engine... | Wall 1946 [illustrated text]. Black. 3 x 4.5 cm.

13 Railway Station, Gettysburg, Pa. | Wall 1946 [illustrated text]. Brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

14 The David Wills home, Gettysburg... [illustration]. Black. 4.5 x 3 cm.

15 [Full-length portrait of Lincoln delivering the Gettysburg Address] | Wall 1946 [15. Black. 4.5 x 3 cm.

16 Four score and seven years ago... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

17 SIGNING OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE JULY 4 1776 | Wall after TRUMBULL [illustration]. Black. 3 x 4.5 cm.

18 tion, or any nation so conceived... [illustrated text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

19 CHANCELLORSVILLE | Wall—1946 [illustration]. Brown. 3 x 4.5 cm.

20 We have come to dedicate a portion of that field... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

21 [Dead on Battlefield] | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Black. 3 x 4.5 cm.

22 not consecrate—we cannot hallow this ground... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

23 Here Lincoln spoke | Wall 46 [illustration]. Dark forest green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

24 it can never forget what they did here... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

25 THE CEMETERY [illustration]. Dark forest green. 3 x 4.5 cm.

26 us, that from these honored dead... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

27 Remember the Hero Dead | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

28 birth of freedom– and that govern-ment... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

29 Presbyterian Church Gettysburg, Pa... | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

30 OPINIONS "I should be glad if I could flatter myself... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

31 in Europe would have expressed... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

32 American eloquence... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

33 quence almost divine... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

34 To those who may wish to do further reading... [text illustrated with printer's device]. Brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

ETCHT, PRINTED AND BOUND BY BERNHARDT WALL, D.H.L. [etcher's slip tipped-in on last page]. Green. 1.5 x 3.5 cm.


70001930

WALL, Bernhardt. Lincoln's Gettysburg Speech. Sierra Madre, 1946. 34 miniature etchings (plus cover label and etcher's slip), approximately 4.5 x 3 cm. (1-3/4 x 1-1/4 inches), wove paper. Green, brown, and black inks. Original hand-bound green paper-covered boards, etched label on upper cover. With 3-cent Lincoln commemorative postage stamp on front pastedown.

     Limited edition (#24 of 200 signed copies). Another copy of preceding.

Plate list:

LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH [cover label]. Green. 1 x 3 cm.

1 Copy No...LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH EDITION 200 COPIES... [limitation leaf]. Olive. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

2 LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH... [title with vignette]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

[Bust portrait of Lincoln] | Wall 1946. Brownish black. 4.5 x 3 cm.

4 To STUART W. JACKSON EARLY PATRON LINCOLN LOVER [dedication leaf]. Forest green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

5 Judge David Wills' LETTER... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

6 in the vicinity... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

7 emonies, on Thursday... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

8 emnly impressive... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

9 ows and orphans that have been made almost friendless... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

10 foe in the front, a confidence... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

11 ent to perform the last solemn act...Wall [illustrated text]. Black. 4.5 x 3 cm.

12 The William Mason, called, The Lincoln Engine... | Wall 1946 [illustrated text]. Brown. 3 x 4.5 cm.

13 Railway Station, Gettysburg, Pa. | Wall 1946 [illustrated text]. Umber. 4.5 x 3 cm.

14 The David Wills home, Gettysburg... [illustration]. Brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

15 [Full-length portrait of Lincoln delivering the Gettysburg Address] | Wall 1946. Brownish black. 4.5 x 3 cm.

16 Four score and seven years ago... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

17 SIGNING OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE JULY 4 1776 | Wall after TRUMBULL [illustration]. Brown. 3 x 4.5 cm.

18 tion, or any nation so conceived... [illustrated text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

19 CHANCELLORSVILLE | Wall—1946 [illustration]. Brown. 3 x 4.5 cm.

20 We have come to dedicate a portion of that field... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

21 [Dead on Battlefield] | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Brown. 3 x 4.5 cm.

22 not consecrate—we cannot hallow this ground... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

23 Here Lincoln spoke | Wall 46 [illustration]. Brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

24 it can never forget what they did here... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

25 THE CEMETERY [illustration]. Brown. 3 x 4.5 cm.

26 us, that from these honored dead... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

27 Remember the Hero Dead | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

28 birth of freedom– and that govern-ment... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

29 Presbyterian Church Gettysburg, Pa... | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

30 OPINIONS "I should be glad if I could flatter myself... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

31 in Europe would have expressed... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

32 American eloquence... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

33 quence almost divine... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

34 To those who may wish to do further reading... [text illustrated with printer's device]. Brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

ETCHT, PRINTED AND BOUND BY BERNHARDT WALL, D.H.L. [etcher's slip tipped-in on last page]. Green. 1.5 x 3 cm.


70001831-1845, 1850-1853, 1856, 1860, 1862

LINCOLN, Abraham. Lincoln's Gettysburg Speech. Sierra Madre, 1946. 22 miniature etchings, approximately 4.5 x 3 cm. (1-3/4 x 1-1/4 inches), wove paper, each mounted within an etched ornamental frame border (7.5 x 6.5 cm. [2-15/16 x 2-9/16 inches], all signed by Wall. Various colored inks. Unbound, each etching on post card stock (14 x 8.5 cm. [5-1/2 x 3-1/4 inches]).

     Limited edition (#1 of 200 signed copies). Post card issue of preceding, without preliminary text and concluding "Opinions," one substitution of an etching (Bedroom in the Wills home... for The William Mason...), and one additional etching (WE MORTALS ARE EVER INTERESTED IN THE IMMORTALS). Printer's illustrated device absent. The limitation leaf states "200 copies" because Wall used the limitation leaf from the bound edition. Very rare in this issue. 

Plate list:

1 Copy No...LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH EDITION 200 COPIES... [limitation leaf]. Brown within a burnt sienna etched ornamental frame border. Signed twice. 4.5 x 3 cm.

LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG SPEECH... [title with vignette]. Black within a red etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

WE MORTALS ARE EVER INTERESTED IN THE IMMORTALS... [text]. Black within a gray etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

[Bust portrait of Lincoln] | Wall 1946. Black within a green etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

13 Railway Station, Gettysburg, Pa. | Wall 1946 [illustrated text]. Greenish black within a brown etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

14 The David Wills home, Gettysburg... [illustration]. Greenish black within an olive green etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Bedroom in the Wills home at Gettysburg, Pa... [illustration]. Forest green within a dark olive green etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

15 [Full-length portrait of Lincoln delivering the Gettysburg Address] | Wall 1946. Brown within a brownish black etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

16 Four score and seven years ago... [text]. Olive within a carmine etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

17 SIGNING OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE JULY 4 1776 | Wall after TRUMBULL [illustration]. Brown within a mahogany etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 3 x 4.5 cm.

18 tion, or any nation so conceived... [illustrated text]. Olive within a slate green etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

19 CHANCELLORSVILLE | Wall—1946 [illustration]. Brown within a carmine etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 3 x 4.5 cm.

20 We have come to dedicate a portion of that field... [text]. Olive within an umber etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 3 x 4.5 cm.

[Dead on Battlefield] | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Black within a gray etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

22 not consecrate—we cannot hallow this ground... [text]. Olive within a brown etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

23 Here Lincoln spoke | Wall 46 [illustration]. Green within a light green etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

24 it can never forget what they did here... [text]. Olive within an olive green etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

THE CEMETERY [illustration]. Forest green within a green etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 3 x 4.5 cm.

26 us, that from these honored dead... [text]. Olive within a burnt umber etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Remember the Hero Dead | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Green within a green etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

birth of freedom and that govern-ment... [text]. Ochre within a black etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

29 Presbyterian Church Gettysburg, Pa... | Wall 1946 [illustration]. Black miniature etching mounted within a brown etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

 

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