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"Seated Lincoln"

Creator:
The Meriden Gravure Company
Location:
Meriden, Connecticut
Origin Date:
1922-1935
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.1184
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This postcard is a photogravure of the plaster statue of President Abraham Lincoln by sculptor Daniel Chester French located at his studio in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. It was the plaster model for his larger statue in marble which sits in the Lincoln Memorial building in Washington, D. C. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum