Abraham Lincoln, Mourning Print

$1,500.00

Mourning Lincoln

SOLD

Description

This Abraham Lincoln mourning Print was published immediately after the assassination.

 One of the more attractive of the mourning prints, this one features a cleaned-up version of the $5.00 bill pose, one of the most popular images of Lincoln.  A dove of peace holding an olive branch sits in a nest above Lincoln’s head, while wreaths handsomely surround  him.

Abraham Lincoln. Mourning Print. Hand-Colored Lithograph  “Justice, Liberty, Equality / Abraham Lincoln /”¦ / Born February 12, 1809.  Died April 14, 1865.”  Hartford:  E.B. & E.C. Kellogg, 1865.  10-1/4″ x 14-1/4″ (sight); handsomely matted and framed to 16-1/2″ x 20-1/2″ overall.