“Abraham Lincoln, Sixteenth President of the United States. Born Feby. 12th. 1809. Died April 15th. 1865.”
New York: Kimmel & Forster, ca. 1865. Oval. Image: 8 1/8 x 6 1/8; sheet: 11 3/4 x 9 1/2. Lithograph. Excellent condition. A/A
A stately memorial print to the assassinated President, issued shortly after his death on April 15th, 1865. A bust portrait with a black background, emphasizing the mourning aspect of the publication. A handsome example of the type of print which would have hung in many homes of grieving Americans.