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Painted metal sculpture group on wood base. On brass label, affixed to base: ""Moody Fearful Night / Richard Masloski."" Sculpture depicts 4 uniformed soldiers and one civilian carrying wounded A. Lincoln. Sculpture is accompanied by large black pedestal.The title of the work, Moody, Tearful Night, is taken from Walt Whitman's poem about Lincoln's death, When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd.
For more on artist and artifact see to http://www.masloski.com/moody.html accessed March 4th 2020.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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32 inches x 34 inches x 26 inches
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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The Lincoln enigma : the changing faces of an American icon / edited by Gabor Boritt.E457.8 .L737 2001
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