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THE MONSIGNOR FRANCIS J. WEBER COLLECTION OF BERNHARDT WALL

A.1.55. Gen. Robert E. Lee

WALL, Bernhardt. Gen. Robert E. Lee. Sierra Madre, 1949. 36 miniature etchings (plus cover label), approximately 4.5 x 3 cm. (1-3/4 x 1-3/8 inches), wove paper, each mounted within an etched ornamental frame border, 3 signed by Wall. Various colored inks. 19.5 x 18 cm. (7-3/4 x 7-3/16 inches), heavy wove paper. Original hand-bound pale olive green paper-covered boards, etched labels on upper cover and spine. Presentation copy: "To my dear friend, Hal Watt, I gladly inscribe this little volume. Bernhardt Wall Dec. 9, 1949."

     Limited edition (#15 of 100 signed copies). Weber, p. 50: "In addition to numerous historical scenes, Wall reproduced the general's elusive signature. This book says that it was Dr. Martin H. Burge 'who inspired me to produce this volume of etchings.'" 70000070

Plate list:

GEN. ROBERT E. LEE... [cover label]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

01 WE MORTALS ARE EVER INTERESTED IN THE IMMORTALS... [text]. Violet within a purple ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

COPY No...ROBERT E. LEE EDITION 100 COPIES... [limitation leaf]. Green within a slate green ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

GEN. ROBERT E. LEE... [title]. Blue within a mahogany ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

[Equestrian statue of Robert E. Lee] [illustration]. Dark brown within a burnt sienna ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

To MARTIN H. BURGE M.D. a true friend... [dedication leaf]. Green within a lime green ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

THANKS: COL. M. L. CRIMMINS... [text]. Green within a slate green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Stratford Hall, Westmoreland Co., Va. Here was born Robert E. Lee, 10 oz. | Wall [illustration]. Mahogany within a lavender ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

The Lees mov'd from Stratford to Cameron Street, Alexandria [illustration]. Greenish black within a slate green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Alexandria Academy, Alexandria, Virginia. Robt. E. Lee's school | WALL [illustration]. Brown within a slate green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Christ Church, Alexandria, Va. | Wall [illustration]. Brown within a sienna ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Robt. E. Lee entered West Point in 1825 | Wall [illustration]. Black within a dark gray ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Custis-Lee Mansion in Arlington, Va... | WALL 1949 [illustration]. Brownish black within a dark gray ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

The Castle of Chapultepec... [illustration]. Dark green within a light green ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

House in San Antonio where Robert E. Lee lived in Feb., 1861 | WALL 1949 [illustration]. Dark green within a light green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Military Headquarters in San Antonio, Tex... | Wall [illustration]. Black within a wine red ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

The ALAMO, in San Antonio, Texas...| WAll [illustration]. Black within a dark sienna ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Commerce Str., San Antonio, Tex... [illustration]. Green within a light green ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

On Feb. 18, 1861 Col. Lee called on the Tunstalls... [illustration]. Green within a light green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Apothecary Shop Alexandria, Va. | WAll [illustration]. Maroon within a lilac ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

While Col. Lee was in the Apothecary shop... [illustrated text]. Black within a sienna ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

The Capitol, Richmond, Va. | Wall 1949 [illustration]. Green within a light green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

In the Capitol stands a full-sized figure of Gen. Lee... [text]. Green within a light green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Gen. Lee's residence in Richmond during the War | WALL [illustration]. Crimson within a lilac ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

The White House of the Confederacy in Richmond, Va... | WALL [illustration]. Brownish black within a light brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

St. Paul's Church Richmond, Va... | Wall [illustration]. Black within a gray ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Lee & "Stonewall" Jackson. After W L Sheppap [illustration]. Black within a black ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Gen. Lee on Traveler | Wall [illustration]. Dark green within a slate green ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Gen. Lee's Headquarters during the Battle at Gettysburg, Pa. | Wall [illustration]. Black within a gray ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

McLean Home, Appomattox, Va... | WAll [illustration]. Crimson within a lilac ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

ROBERT E. LEE GENERAL, C.S.A BORN JAN. 19, 1807. | WALL 1948 [bust portrait]. Black within a gray ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

"I have a self-imposed task which I must accomplish...R.E. LEE... [text]. Black within a gray ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Grave of "Light-Horse Harry," Father of Gen. Robert E. Lee...| Wall [illustration]. Green within a light green ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

DUTY, then is the sublimest word in our language...R E Lee [text with Lee's facsimile signature]. Black within a gray ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

President's Home, Washington-Lee University, Lexington, Va. | Wall [illustration]. Black within a brown ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Lee Chapel on the Campus of Washington-Lee University [illustration]. Black within an olive ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

[Printer's illustrated device]. Purple within a lilac ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.


WALL, Bernhardt. Gen. Robert E. Lee. Sierra Madre, 1949. 36 miniature etchings (plus cover label). Various colored inks. 4.5 x 3 cm. (1-3/4 x 1-1/4 inches), wove paper. Original hand-bound green paper-covered boards, etched label on upper cover. 70000131

     The miniature book issue of preceding. Limited edition (#2 of 100 signed copies).

Plate list:

GEN. ROBERT E. LEE... [cover label]. Green. 2 x 3 cm.

01 WE MORTALS ARE EVER INTERESTED IN THE IMMORTALS... [text]. Olive. 4.5 x 3 cm.

COPY No...ROBERT E. LEE EDITION 100 COPIES... [limitation leaf]. Brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

GEN. ROBERT E. LEE... [title]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

[Equestrian statue of Robert E. Lee] [illustration]. Dark brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

To MARTIN H. BURGE M.D. a true friend... [dedication leaf]. Green. 3 x 4.5 cm.

THANKS: COL. M. L. CRIMMINS... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Stratford Hall, Westmoreland Co., Va. Here was born Robert E. Lee, 10 oz. | Wall [illustration]. Brown. 3 x 4.5 cm.

The Lees mov'd from Stratford to Cameron Street, Alexandria [illustration]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Alexandria Academy, Alexandria, Virginia. Robt. E. Lee's school | WALL [illustration]. Olive. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Christ Church, Alexandria, Va. | Wall [illustration]. Mahogany. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Robt. E. Lee entered West Point in 1825 | Wall [illustration]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Custis-Lee Mansion in Arlington, Va... | WALL 1949 [illustration]. Slate green. 3 x 4.5 cm.

The Castle of Chapultepec... [illustration]. Brown. 3 x 4.5 cm.

House in San Antonio where Robert E. Lee lived in Feb., 1861 | WALL 1949 [illustration]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Military Headquarters in San Antonio, Tex... | Wall [illustration]. Green. 3 x 4.5 cm.

The ALAMO, in San Antonio, Texas...| WAll [illustration]. Brown. 3 x 4.5 cm. cm.

Commerce Str., San Antonio, Tex... [illustration]. Forest green. 3 x 4.5 cm.

On Feb. 18, 1861 Col. Lee called on the Tunstalls... [illustration]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Apothecary Shop Alexandria, Va. | WAll [illustration]. Brown. 4.5 x 3 cm.

While Col. Lee was in the Apothecary shop... [illustrated text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

The Capitol, Richmond, Va. | Wall 1949 [illustration]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

In the Capitol stands a full-sized figure of Gen. Lee... [text]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Gen. Lee's residence in Richmond during the War | WALL [illustration]. Crimson. 4.5 x 3 cm.

The White House of the Confederacy in Richmond, Va... | WALL [illustration]. Greenish black. 4.5 x 3 cm.

St. Paul's Church Richmond, Va... | Wall [illustration]. Forest green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Lee & "Stonewall" Jackson. After W L Sheppap [illustration]. Slate blue. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Gen. Lee on Traveler | Wall [illustration]. Forest green. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Gen. Lee's Headquarters during the Battle at Gettysburg, Pa. | Wall [illustration]. Olive. 3 x 4.5 cm.

McLean Home, Appomattox, Va... | WAll [illustration]. Crimson. 3 x 4.5 cm.

ROBERT E. LEE GENERAL, C.S.A BORN JAN. 19, 1807. | WALL 1948 [bust portrait]. Slate blue. 4.5 x 3 cm.

"I have a self-imposed task which I must accomplish...R.E. LEE... [text]. Olive green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

DUTY, then is the sublimest word in our language...R E Lee [text with Lee's facsimile signature]. Olive green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

Grave of "Light-Horse Harry," Father of Gen. Robert E. Lee...| Wall [illustration]. Green. 4.5 x 3 cm.

President's Home, Washington-Lee University, Lexington, Va. | Wall [illustration]. Green, with rose hand-coloring. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Lee Chapel on the Campus of Washington-Lee University [illustration]. Brown. 3 x 4.5 cm.

[Printer's illustrated device]. Slate green. 1.5 x 1 cm.


WALL, Bernhardt. Gen. Robert E. Lee: A Short Pictorial Biography. Sierra Madre, 1949. 8 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. [3 x 2-5/8]), 6 signed by Wall. Various colored inks. Unbound, each etcing on post card stock (14 x 8.5 cm. [5-1/2 x 3-3/4 inches].

     Post card edition. 70001775-70001782

Plate list:

GEN. ROBERT E. LEE BY WALL. A SHORT PICTORIAL BIOGRAPHY... [title]. Black within a brown etched ornamental frame border. 4.5 x 3 cm.

ROBERT E. LEE GENERAL, C.S.A BORN JAN. 19, 1807. | WALL 1948 [bust portrait]. Black within a green etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm. 70001776

Stratford Hall, Westmoreland Co., Va. Here was born Robert E. Lee, 10 oz. | Wall [illustration]. Mahogany within a burnt sienna etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Robt. E. Lee entered West Point in 1825 | Wall [illustration]. Black within a red etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Custis-Lee Mansion in Arlington, Va... | WALL 1949 [illustration]. Black within a gray etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Gen. Lee's Headquarters during the Battle at Gettysburg, Pa. | Wall [illustration]. Black within a red etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 3 x 4.5 cm.

McLean Home, Appomattox, Va... | WAll [illustration]. Brown within a red etched ornamental frame border. 3 x 4.5 cm.

Lee Chapel on the Campus of Washington-Lee University [illustration]. Black within a burnt sienna etched ornamental frame border. Signed. 4.5 x 3 cm.

 

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