Artifacts

Portriat of Gideon Welles

Title

Portriat of Gideon Welles

Files

Creator Role

engraver framer

Description

The engraving features a bust-length portrait of Gideon Welles, secretary of the Navy from 1861-1869.

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1865

Measurement

16 X 12 1/2 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

lithographic presses

Inscription

recto, bottom center: “ Gideon Welles”

Work Type

lithograph

Class

prints

ID

7593

Current Location

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

Portriat of Gideon Welles

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