Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), Sixteenth President Of The U.s. (1861-1865)
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2010.76
People
Mathew B. Brady & Studio, American (Warren County, New York c. 1844 - 1896 New York, New York)
Title
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), Sixteenth President of the U.S. (1861-1865)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
carte-de-visite, photograph
Date
c. 1864
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Albumen silver print on card
Technique
Albumen silver print
Dimensions
9.8 x 6 cm (3 7/8 x 2 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, ink
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from Special Collections, Fine Arts Library, Harvard College Library, Bequest of Evert Jansen Wendell
Accession Year
2010
Object Number
2010.76
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

Precision and Prestige: The Arts of Engraving, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 08/11/2001 - 12/02/2001

The Art of Looking, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2013 - 06/01/2013

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted