Artifacts

Postcard Featuring a Seated Portrait of Abraham Lincoln

Title

Postcard Featuring a Seated Portrait of Abraham Lincoln

Files

Creator Role

artist printer

Description

from the postcard: “Abraham Lincoln NPG.42.2 by George Peter Alexander Healey, 1887 (after a study from life) Oil on Canvas, 74 1/8 X 54 1/2 inches Gift of Andrew Mellon, 1942 National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Reproduction forbidden without written permission”

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

6 X 4 inches; portrait

Materials and Techniques Display

ink on paper; card stock

Work Type

picture postcard

ID

P1670

Current Location

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

Postcard Featuring a Seated Portrait of Abraham Lincoln

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