1. Creator/Author:
  2. Blelock & Company (1)

Portrait of Jefferson Davis

Creator:
Blelock & Company
Location:
Louisiana, New Orleans
Origin Date:
1850-1870
Materials:
paper, print
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/8 in x 15 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.0010
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This lithograph depicts Jefferson Davis from the waist up, facing the viewer's right. He wears a dark suit with black bow tie and white collared shirt. His hair is parted to the side and is worn long over his ears. He is clean shaven except for a long goatee. "Lith. & Published by Blelock & Co. 130 Canal St. New Orleans" is printed under the image. The print is framed within an oval mat. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum