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Steel mezzotint engraving, engraver's proof copy; Portrait of seated A. Lincoln; Engraved by John Sartain after a painting by E.D. Marchant; Facsimile signature of A. Lincoln at LL. Inscribed to "Hon. William Whiting" and signed in pencil at bottom by Sartain and Marchant
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
21 1/2 X 17 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper
Under engraving on recto: After the original picture painted from life by E.D. Marchant. / Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1864 by E.D. Marchant in the Clerks office of the District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania / Engraved by John Sartain, Phila.; Singed on lower right: Abraham Lincoln. / Hon. William Whiting / with the regards of / E.D. Marchant.
Engraving; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Portraits
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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