ABRAHAM LINCOLN, SIXTEENTH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES. BORN FEBRUARY 12, 1809. DIED APRIL 15, 1865.

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Abraham Lincoln, Sixteenth President of the United States. Born February 12, 1809. Died April 15, 1865.

Woodcut, undated, c.1865.
Sheet size, 14 x 10" (35.5 x 25.5 cm).
Fair condition. Overall time-toning of paper and damp stains along edges. Puncture in left portion of image. Original handcoloring.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 84991
Price: $425.00
Publisher : Published by Ensign & Bridgman, 156 William St. New York.
An unusual and somewhat primitive portrait of Abraham Lincoln likely produced soon after his death. Below the portrait are three vignette views. Lincoln’s early home in Kentucky; Lincoln’s some, Springfield, Illinois; Lincoln’s first House, Illinois. The firm of Ensign & Bridgeman operated in New York between 1863-1868. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Portraits , Abraham Lincoln