1. Creator/Author:
  2. Lincoln National Life Insurance Co. (17)

Sketch of Abraham Lincoln

Creator:
Pierre Nuyttens, Lincoln National Life Insurance Co.
Location:
Indiana, Allen County, Fort Wayne
Origin Date:
1939
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 20 in x 13 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.0909
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This print from Nuyttens' pen and ink drawing features the head and shoulders of President Abraham Lincoln done from a photograph taken on February 9, 1864, in Washingtion, D.C. He is depicted facing slightly toward the viewer's right. "Lincoln National Life Insurance Co." is printed in script in the upper left corner of the print. The facsimile artist's signature is in the lower right corner. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum