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Collection Art-2D Collection
Catalog Number 1962.20.28
Object Name Print
Description "Abraham Lincoln," 1908, etching by Max Rosenthal.
Signed lower right, below image: Max Rosenthal

Lincoln is framed by a laurel wreath, with the top of the Emancipation Proclamation showing at the bottom. Beneath Lincoln's name is a banner containing, "With Malice Toward None / With Charity For All." "Painted and etched by Max Rosenthal" is in small italic print beneath the image. On the bottom left of the border is a small image of a death mask.
Title Abraham Lincoln
Date 1908
Role of Creator Artist
Creator Rosenthal, Max
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique etching | intaglio
Dimensions H-27.125 W-21.125 inches
Credit line Max B. and Lalla B. Arnstein Collection
Subjects Emancipation Proclamation
slavery
death mask
Politics & government
People Lincoln, Abraham