Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Abraham Lincoln
  • John Chester Buttre, printer and publisher
    1821–1893
    born: Auburn, New York, United States ; died: Ridgewood, New York, United States
    Mathew B. Brady
    1823–1896
    born: Warren County, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Abraham Lincoln, circa 1864
  • Where object was made: United States
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 368 x 257 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/2 x 10 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2846
Description

Oval portrait of Lincoln with border designs concening events in life, mainly north and south and the union.