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“Out of Court”: Abraham Lincoln and Melissa Goings at Woodford County Courthouse in Metamora, Illinois in 1857

Title

“Out of Court”: Abraham Lincoln and Melissa Goings at Woodford County Courthouse in Metamora, Illinois in 1857

Creator

John McClarey

Files

Creator Role

sculpture

Description

A miniature reproduction of John McClarey’s “Out of Court” sculpture featuring Abraham Lincoln and Melissa Goings. This sculpture is mounted on a wood base with a metal name plate affixed to the bottom center of the base.

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 2008

Measurement

9 1/2 X 15 1/4 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

wood (plant material); metal

Inscription

recto, bottom center: “Out of Court...”

Work Type

reproduction (derivative object)

Class

sculpture

ID

5418

Current Location

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

“Out of Court”: Abraham Lincoln and Melissa Goings at Woodford County Courthouse in Metamora, Illinois in 1857

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