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"The Funeral--Catafalque at Springfield, Illinois," President Abraham Lincoln's Funeral in the Capitol: Illustration for Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper (June 10, 1865)

Object Number: 
1945.580.51
Date: 
1865
Medium: 
Graphite, black ink and wash on ivory paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 5/8 x 13 in. (24.4 x 33 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Verso inscribed at upper right in graphite: "Presdt Lincoln's Funeral / Lying in State / in the Capitol Springfield"
Description: 
Civil War Drawings Collection. Engraved for Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 10 June 1865 (506:XX):488; see also 1945.580.25 and .44
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Provenance: 
John T. Kavanaugh Collection, Rutherford, New Jersey, 1945
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group