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This piece, by sculptor John McClarey, depicts the Lincoln family on their way to a picnic in 1858. Of not is the artist's depiction of the Lincolns with their dog, Fido, a yellow mixed-breed dog that stayed behind in Illinois when the Lincolns moved to Washington, D.C. The sculptured is made from bonded bronze and sits atop a walnut base.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
13 3/4 inches (height)
Materials and Techniques Display
at front of base: LINCOLN FAMILY CA 1858
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Family
statuettes & figurines
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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