Image ID
ICHi-076674
Headline
Bronze-casted model of Abraham Lincoln's left hand
Date Depicted
1860
Date Created
1886
Creator
Volk, Leonard Wells, 1828-1895
Creator Role
artist
Artwork/Object Depicted
sculptures (visual works)
Copyright Notice
© 2015 Chicago Historical Society, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-076674
Inventory Number
1913.76a
Storage Location
P&S
Acquisition Source
Gift of Mr. Jules Berchem
Funding Note
John and Jeanne Rowe Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln Collection, patron
Max Pixels - Height
4804
Max Pixels - Width
6726
KEYWORDS
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commemorations
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Presidents
sculptures
Volk, Leonard Wells, 1828-1895
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bronze casted model of abraham lincolns left hand

Bronze-casted model of Abraham Lincoln's left hand, made from original plaster molds taken of Lincoln's hands by the Chicago sculptor Leonard Wells Volk (1828-1895) in 1860.

Bronze-casted model of Abraham Lincoln's left hand, made from original plaster molds taken of Lincoln's hands by the Chicago sculptor Leonard Wells Volk (1828-1895) in 1860.

1/23/2015