1. Creator/Author:
  2. Louis Mayer (1)

Abraham Lincoln Bust

Creator:
Louis Mayer
Location:
New York, Brooklyn
Origin Date:
1916-2000
Materials:
metal
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/4 in x 6 1/2 in x 6 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.0835
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This bust of Abraham Lincoln shows him from the chest up without beard. His head is inclined forward slightly. The collar of a coat, vest, and shirt are visible as well as a bow tie. Just below the bust is "A Lincoln" inscribed in script. The bust rests on a square pedestal. A copyright symbol with "Louis Mayer" is inscribed on the back below Lincoln's left shoulder. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum