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Lincoln Reading the Emancipation Proclamation to his Cabinet

Artist
Alonzo Chappel, 1 Mar 1828 - 4 Dec 1887
Sitter
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865
Montgomery Blair, 10 May 1813 - 27 Jul 1883
Caleb Blood Smith, 16 Apr 1808 - 7 Jan 1864
Gideon Welles, 1 Jul 1802 - 11 Feb 1878
Edwin McMasters Stanton, 19 Dec 1814 - 24 Dec 1869
Edward Bates, 4 Sep 1793 - 25 Mar 1869
William Henry Seward, 16 May 1801 - 15 Oct 1872
Salmon Portland Chase, 13 Jan 1808 - 7 May 1873
Date
c. 1862-1863
Type
Painting
Medium
Grisaille oil on cardboard monochrome
Dimensions
Sheet: 41.0 x 55.7 cm (16 1/8 x 21 15/16 in.)
Credit Line
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
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Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Object number
57.326 MFAB
Data Source
Catalog of American Portraits
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