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"Lincoln The Lawyer"

Creator:
unknown
Location:
unknown place made
Origin Date:
1830-1860
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 22 9/16 in x 17 3/8 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.1618
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This print features a beardless Abraham Lincoln standing at a three quarter view with his head directed toward the viewer. Lincoln wears a dark jacket with a white vest and collared shirt, along with a black bow tie. Lincoln's arms are crossed across his chest. There is a copy of a handwritten note in the bottom left corner that reads: A. Lincoln esqr. Atty & Councillor [sic] at Law Springfield Illinois The words, "Lincoln the Lawyer" appear below the image.