JAMES K. POLK / Eleventh President of the United States [caption title under the portrait in the lower margin].

New York: Lith & Pub by N Currier, 2 Spruce St., NY, nd [late 1840s]. Color lithograph portrait of James K. Polk framed by a bold rule, 11 3/8 x 8 1/2 inches on a larger sheet, 14 x 10 inches, the president seated in his office, a government building visible through a window. Polk (1795-1849; 11th President of the United States, 1845-1849), born in North Carolina and elected from Tennessee, greatly expanded the territory of the United States with the annexation of Texas in 1845 and the Mexican cession following the Mexican-American War. Richly colored, a very good example. Some browning in the margins. (10784). Item #64424

Price: $200.00

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