Beardless portraits of Abraham Lincoln painted from life

by R. Gerald McMurtry

Publisher: Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County in [Fort Wayne, Ind.]

Written in English
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  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Portraits.
  • Edition Notes

    Reprinted from Lincoln lore, no. 1469, 1470, 1471, and 1472, July through Oct., 1960.

    Statementby R. Gerald McMurtry.
    LC ClassificationsE457.6 .M27
    The Physical Object
    Pagination45 p. :
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5890598M
    LC Control Number63024876

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Beardless portraits of Abraham Lincoln painted from life. [Fort Wayne, Ind.] Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: R Gerald McMurtry; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University.

Libraries). Beardless portraits of Abraham Lincoln painted from life Author: R Gerald McMurtry ; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Painted in by the itinerant artist Philip O.

Jenkins, the newly discovered canvas captures the face of Lincoln the lawyer, political leader, and prominent citizen. It is the best portrait of Lincoln from the era that Carl Sandburg called the prairie years, and it is the.

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The bar is solidly embedded in the plaster. However, his most common Lincoln portraits are beardless. The Museum has since closed with the majority of their collection going to End date: This is the first portrait of the soon to be President taken by Brady and the Image that Lincoln credited, along with the Cooper Union speech itself, as being the things that made him historically important, bust portrait of the beardless Abraham Lincoln is taken from the original Image designated as "O" by Ostendorff.

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Take a page from our 16th president’s habits, and delve into the world of poetry; you’ll connect not only with Honest Abe, but perhaps your own inner depths as well.

Abraham Lincoln’s Reading List. Abraham Lincoln’s personal secretary John Nicolay believed that no photograph could capture Honest Abe’s essence: “There are many pictures of Lincoln,” he said, “ [but] there is no portrait of him.” Over photographs of Lincoln exist—here are a.

Signed Photo (“Yours truly, A. Lincoln”), being an oval portrait photo of a beardless Lincoln; large folio. Generally credited to Roderick M. Cole of Peoria, Illinois, around Hamilton & Ostendorf. Lincoln arrived in Washington, D.C., in disguise.

Related story from us: When Abraham Lincoln died, his corpse was sent on a controversial two-week funeral tour across America. Despite the dangers, Lincoln made a point of stopping his train in Westfield, New York, in Februaryto meet one very important person: Grace Bedell.

C Lincoln and His Family - Old and rare hand colored lithographed portrait of Abraham Lincoln and his family, showing Lincoln, his wife, Mary and members of their family. Titled, "Lincoln and His Family," by William Smith of Philadelphia.

It is in excellent condition and is printed on sturdy paper. 30 x. President Lincoln visited Gardner's studio one Sunday in Februarythe final year of the Civil War, accompanied by the American portraitist Matthew Wilson. Wilson had been commissioned to paint the president's portrait, but because Lincoln could spare so little time to pose, the artist needed recent photographs to work from.

Portrait of Abraham Lincoln. The Peacemakers, by George P.A. Healy. InAbraham Lincoln appeared on an oil Portrait of Abraham Lincoln painted by George Peter Alexander Healy. On the portrait, Lincoln is observed alone, leaning forward, with his elbow on. The photo archive of Abraham Lincoln, the subject of this week’s cover story, is a much smaller set due to the technological limitations of the time; most of the existing photographs of the 16th.

[Abraham Lincoln, candidate for U.S. president. Half-length portrait, seated, facing front] 1 photograph: approximate half-plate ambrotype ; x cm (frame) | Thought to be the last beardless portrait of Lincoln, this photo was "made for the portrait painter, John Henry.

Douglas Volk, son of Lincoln life mask creator Leonard Volk, made this original drawing of Abraham Lincoln. It is very much like a portrait he painted in A powerful rendition, which we contend should be considered “from life” though with an asterisk because of his youth when he met Lincoln.

As a child, Douglas sat a number of times on Lincoln’s lap, when the latter came to visit Leonard Volk for. This picture of the Lincoln family was painted by S.B. Waugh and engraved by William Sartain in It shows Abraham Lincoln sitting in chair at the left end of a table with Thomas sitting next to him, Mary Todd sitting on the right, and Robert Todd standing behind the table.

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12" x 16", Multiple Sizes. From. $ Life is better with art. World’s largest selection of art. Historian Harold Holzer amassed his extraordinary collection of lithographs, prints and assorted Lincolniana over the course of half a century This portrait of Abraham Lincoln, believed to.

A dignified, handsome formal bust length portrait of Lincoln, drawn, engraved and published by William E. Marshall. As soon as it was issued, this print was accepted as the finest portrait ever done of Lincoln, and in fact was claimed by a number of critics to be one of the finest engravings ever produced.

A Rare Period Tintype of Abraham Lincoln: The "Beardstown Portrait" Sixth plate tintype, Lincoln's cheeks, and lips delicately tinted, with brass mat and preserver, lacking a case, ca Perhaps one of the best known -- and rarest -- portraits of Lincoln is this image of the beardless lawyer dressed in a white linen suit.

The full-length portrait shows a young beardless Lincoln looking down. The cast bronze sculpture sits on a Wausau red granite pedestal. There are various inscriptions on the sculpture.

After Lincoln's death, Healy realized that the painting made an impressive portrait of Lincoln alone and painted three replicas, one of which became part of the White House collection. Lincoln became president on March 4, and had served in the House of Representatives earlier in his life.

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Here are a few examples. This portrait by Matthew Henry Wilson () is the last portrait of Lincoln painted from life. Wilson based his. LINCOLN, Abraham (), VOLK, Leonard Wells () – SAINT GAUDENS, Augustus () Plaster casting of Lincoln's face and hands, based on the original life mask made by Volk in Mayrecast from Volk's original bronze by Gaudens in for P.J.

Koonz.Hon. Abraham Lincoln, Republican candidate for the presidency, 1 print: lithograph, tinted. | Print showing Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right. Thomas Hicks painted a portrait of Lincoln at his office in Springfield specifically for this lithograph.