1. Creator/Author:
  2. Brown & Bigelow (16)

The Boy Lincoln

Creator:
Brown & Bigelow
Location:
Unknown place
Origin Date:
1960-1975
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/8 in x 8 1/4 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.3095
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This color postcard is a reproduction of an original oil painting by artist Lloyd, Ostendorf. The boy, Abraham Lincoln, is depicted lying on an animal skin rug in front of the fireplace. He is reading a book by firelight. The postcard reverse is divided. Narrative text is printed on the left side. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum