1. Creator/Author:
  2. D. C. Sturges (1)

Abraham Lincoln right profile

Creator:
D. C. Sturges
Location:
Unknown place made
Origin Date:
1926
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 16 3/8 in x 13 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.2263
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This etching by D. C. Sturges features the right profile of President Abraham Lincoln done after a photograph taken of him on February 9, 1864, in Washington, D. C. President Lincoln is shown wearing a black coat and bow tie. A heavy black line forms a border around the image. The artist's signature is printed on Lincoln's right shoulder. The artist's handwritten signature in pencil is just below the right corner of the image. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum