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Abraham Lincoln

Sculpture of a standing figure in a pensive mood, with head bowed and arms crossed and held close to the body; a draped cloak falls over the arms in deep folds; facial features barely articulated; stands on raised platform with side "ramp."


Gordon D. Friedlander, White Plains, New York; Conner-Rosenkranz, New York; Mr. and Mrs. Joseph P. Pellegrino, North Andover, Mass.; to the MFA, 1984.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph P. Pellegrino

about 1932

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bronze, dark brown patina, sand cast