Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Abraham Lincoln

Artist:
Anthony Berger (American, active 1860s)
Photography Studio:
Brady & Co. (American, active 1840s–1880s)
Date:
February 9, 1864
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 41 × 24.2 cm (16 1/8 × 9 1/2 in.)
Mount: 50.8 × 34.4 cm (20 × 13 9/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1116
Not on view
Inscription: [no inscriptions or annotations visible]
Frederick Hill Meserve Collection; [Paul Katz, North Bennington, Vermont, September 27, 1983]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Museum of Modern Art, New York. "From the Gilman Collection: Photographs Preserved in Ink," November 15, 1984–February 26, 1985.

Mellon, James. The Face of Lincoln. New York: Viking Press, 1979. p. 156, pl. opposite p. 156.

Apraxine, Pierre. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Reeds Springs, Mo.: White Oak Press, 1985. pl. 96.

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