Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Title
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Date 
1919-1920
Medium 
Plaster
Dimensions 
Overall: 43 3/4 in. (111.1 cm)
Description 
Portrait head: Full-size plaster maquette for head of Abraham Lincoln for the colossal marble statue at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington, DC.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. William Penn Cresson (Margaret French)
Object Number 
1954.79
Provenance 
Mrs. William Penn Cresson (Margaret French), daughter of the artist -original marble statue cut by the Piccirilli brothers, NY for the Lincoln Memorial, Washington, DC.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group