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Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Object Number: 
1953.12
Date: 
1922
Medium: 
Painted plaster
Dimensions: 
Overall: 28 1/2 x 17 x 13 in. ( 72.4 x 43.2 x 33 cm )
Marks: 
Signature: inscribed on proper left side of base: "D.C. FRENCH"
Description: 
Portrait bust: Off-white and green painted plaster bust of Abraham Lincoln on square pedestal base.
Gallery Label: 
This bust is a variation of the head used on the figure in the Lincoln Memorial in Washington.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. William Penn Cresson (Margaret French)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group