Abraham Lincoln “America’s Prairie Lawyer”
The portrait bust features a beardless Abraham Lincoln wearing a shirt, tie, and suspenders. The bust is finished in a traditional French brown patina and sits on a marble and wood rectangular base.
Approximate Creation Date
17 inches (height)
Materials and Techniques Display
cold cast bronze
front of base, engraved on metal plate: Abraham Lincoln / “American’s Prairie Lawyer” / by / James J. Nance
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Presidents in art; Sculpture
Nance, James J., "Abraham Lincoln “America’s Prairie Lawyer”" (2021). Artifacts. 3921.
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
Mississippi State University Libraries
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).
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