Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Title
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Date 
1861
Medium 
Painted plaster
Dimensions 
Overall: 32 1/2 x 21 x 15 in. ( 82.6 x 53.3 x 38.1 cm )
Description 
Portrait bust.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. H. L. Stuart
Object Number 
1866.2
Marks 
signed: across back: "T. D. Jones, Sculptor 1861" inscribed: base of PR shoulder: "Patented/June./1862"
Gallery Label 
The original of this bust is in the Senate Chamber in the State Capitol at Columbus, Ohio. Jones modeled the portrait in Springfield, Illinois, in December of 1860 and the early months of 1861, just before Lincoln departed for Washington to assume the presidency.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group