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Creator:
Print made by James S. King, 1852–1925, American
after Mathew B Brady, 1822–1896, American
Title:

Abraham Lincoln

Date:
1909
Medium:
Etching (fourth proof) on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with cream chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 31 5/8 × 23 1/2 inches (80.3 × 59.7 cm), Plate: 27 1/2 × 18 3/8 inches (69.9 × 46.7 cm), Chine collé: 27 × 17 3/4 inches (68.6 × 45.1 cm), and Image: 23 3/4 × 15 7/8 inches (60.3 × 40.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "Copyrighted 1908 by Charles Barmore NY"; lower right: "Fourth proof from the copper plate"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "James S. King"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.715
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bow tie | chair | portrait | president | suit
Associated People:
Lincoln, Abraham (12 Feb. 1809-15 Apr. 1865), sixteenth president of the United States
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22412
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