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Creator Role

lithographer; publisher

Description

The black and white lithograph depicts Abraham Lincoln being taken to heaven by angels

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Date of Publication

1865

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1865

Time Period

1860-1869

Measurement

27 1/2 X 20 1/2 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

ink on paper

Inscription

Mid-lithograph, above shield: E PLURIBUS UNUM; Mid-lithograph, on headstone: A. LINCOLN, / DIED / April 15, 1865.; At bottom left corner of lithograph: D. Wiest; At bottom, below lithograph: PUBLISHED BY WILLIAM SMITH, PRINTSELLER NO. 702 SOUTH THIRD ST. PHILA. / IN MEMORY OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. / THE REWARD OF THE JUST.

Creation Location

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

Work Type

Lithograph

Class

Prints

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.

Related Source

See also FVW_1252

ID

4951

Digital ID

FVW_04951

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.

In Memory of Abraham Lincoln

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