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Creator Role

producer

Description

The bust depicts the likeness of Abraham Lincoln. It appears in a bronze finish and is mounted on a wooden base. On the base, a metal plate is affixed that features a facsimile signature.

Description Source

The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection. https://www.lincolncollection.org/collection/creator-author/item/?cs=m&creator=Masterworks+Company&item=55458 (June 28, 2018).

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

1961

Measurement

9 1/8 inches (height)

Materials and Techniques Display

wood, composition

Inscription

front of base, engraved signature: A. Lincoln back of bust, inscribed: © 1861 / SMC

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

bust (figure)

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

2308

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

A. Lincoln Bronze Bust

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