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

"The Funeral--Catafalque at Springfield, Illinois," President Abraham Lincoln's Funeral in the Capitol: Illustration for Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper (June 10, 1865)
Title
"The Funeral--Catafalque at Springfield, Illinois," President Abraham Lincoln's Funeral in the Capitol: Illustration for Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper (June 10, 1865)
Date 
1865
Medium 
Graphite, black ink and wash on ivory paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 5/8 x 13 in. (24.4 x 33 cm)
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
Object Number 
1945.580.51
Inscriptions 
Verso inscribed at upper right in graphite: "Presdt Lincoln's Funeral / Lying in State / in the Capitol Springfield"
Provenance 
John T. Kavanaugh Collection, Rutherford, New Jersey, 1945
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group