The Home of Abraham Lincoln

Louis Prang and Company, Boston, American, mid - late 19th century

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1860

Hand colored lithograph on wove paper

Sheet: 13 3/4 × 18 in. (34.9 × 45.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.957.5

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, lower left: L. PRANG & CO. LITH. BOSTON; center: HOME OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN/Springfield, Ill.s 1860/He left it in peace, to preside over a nation, then in bondage./He now reposed under its soil a martyr to the Freedom he won.

Provenance

The Book & Print Shop, Cora McDevitt Wilson (1880-1975), Hanover, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1957.

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