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Young Abraham Lincoln

Creator:
Oliver Kemp
Location:
Unknown place made
Origin Date:
1900-1930
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/4 in x 9 3/4 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.1773
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This colored print depicts the artist's idea of Abraham Lincoln as a youth. Abe is depicted lying on the floor with his back against the wall of the fireplace reading a book by firelight. A broom and a stool are in the foreground. A dog is resting on the floor near Abe's feet. The artist's signature is printed in the lower right corner of the image. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum