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
Nance, James J., "Abraham Lincoln “America’s Prairie Lawyer”" (2021). Artifacts. 3921.
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)