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Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln
Artist
Ehrgott & Forbriger Lithography Company, active 1856 - 1869
Copy after
Christopher S. German, 25 Dec 1814 - 15 May 1896
Sitter
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865
Date
c. 1861-1862
Type
Print
Medium
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions
Image: 34.2 × 23.8 cm (13 7/16 × 9 3/8")
Sheet: 40.9 × 30.6 cm (16 1/8 × 12 1/16")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.7 cm (22 × 16")
Topic
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair
Interior\Interior with Exterior View
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table
Artwork\Sculpture\Bust
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard
Printed Material\Map
Home Furnishings\Globe
Abraham Lincoln: Male
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Abraham Lincoln: Military and Intelligence\Soldier
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.81.35
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery