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The steel engraving depicts portraits of fifteen presidents: James K. Polk, Zachary Taylor, Millard Fillmore, Abraham Lincoln, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, John Tyler, William Henry Harrison, Martin Van Buren, Andrew Jackson, John Quincy Adams, and James Monroe. In the center are Franklin Pierce, George Washington, and James Buchanan. The portraits appear on a background decorated with vines and stars. At the image's top, an eagle and six flags appear. A banner is draped across the engraving's bottom.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
9 1/8 X 11 7/16 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper steel engraving
recto, in image: E PLURIBUS UNUM / THE PRESIDENTS OF OUR GREAT REPUBLIC. recto, below image: Sold by Lange & Kronfeld 201 William Street, New-York.
[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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