1. Creator/Author:
  2. Lloyd Ostendorf (72)

Lincoln at Home on Christmas Day

Creator:
Lloyd Ostendorf, The Lincoln Memorial University Collection
Location:
Tennessee, Harrogate
Origin Date:
1970
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 10 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.1166
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This print features a President-elect Abraham Lincoln and his two sons. Lincoln is shown seated on the rocking chair and sharing a book with Willie standing to his left. Tad is sitting on his heels on the floor to Lincoln's right playing with a toy train engine. The text below the image reads, "Lincoln at home with Willie and Tad on Christmas Day, 1860. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum