JOHN WILKES BOOTH (1838 - 1865). Actor, Assassin of President Abraham Lincoln.
“Shooting Of Booth”
BOOTH, JOHN WILKES
Color Print “Shooting of Booth.” 11 7/8” x 9 1/2”. Published by “Chr. Kimmell & Forster 254 & 256 Canal St. NY.” 1865. The print depicts the moment Sergeant Boston Corbett fired the shot that killed Booth. Unlike many examples of a similar Kimmell & Forster print, the right side of thus print does not show the capture of David Herold. paper loss at lower right, not affecting image or text. Else Extremely Fine