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A. Lincoln

Creator:
W. G. Jackman
Location:
unknown place
Origin Date:
1861-1870
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.0941
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This engraving features a head and shoulders portrait of President Abraham Lincoln done from a photograph taken of him in early 1861, in Washington, D. C. He is depicted facing slightly toward the viewer's right. A facsimile signature is printed beneath the image. The title is printed below the facsimile. A note in very tiny font printed along the bottom edge reads "Engraved expressly for Abbot's Civil War." Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum