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Abraham Lincoln

Creator:
The Van Doorn Co.
Location:
Illinois, Cook County, Chicago
Origin Date:
1929-1993
Materials:
paper, metal
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.1550
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Three-dimensional Objects

Description

This piece is a booklet with "Art Metal Reproductions for Display" printed in white and green letters on the front with an illustration of a bearded Abraham Lincoln positioned at a three quarter view. The inside of the booklet contains a square steel image of a bearded Abraham Lincoln seated at a three quarter view looking slightly to his left. Lincoln wears a dark jacket and vest, along with a white collared shirt and brown bow tie. A red piece of drapery hangs behind him. The inside left panel of the booklet gives a description of the metal plate. The dimensions provided do not reflect the dimensions of the metal plate. They are: overall: 5 1/2 in x 8 5/8 in