Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States, at the Capitol, Washington March 4, 1861

Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States, at the Capitol, Washington March 4, 1861

Artist: Winslow Homer (American, 1836-1910)

Maker/Publisher: Harper's Weekly

Date: 1861
Dimensions:
image: 13 11/16 x 20 in. (34.7 x 50.8 cm)
frame: 23 x 28 7/8 in. (58.4 x 73.4 cm)
Classification: PRINTS
Credit Line: Anonymous gift
Object number: 92.17.48
Catalogue raisonné: Gelman, 110
Terms
  • audiences
  • inaugurations
  • capital cities
  • flags
  • flag
  • audience
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • inauguration
  • capital
Not on view
Exhibitions:Object Lab Spring 2019
Exhibition History: "Lincoln to the Nth Degree: The dissemination of Lincoln's image and ideas in popular and fine art." Williamstown, MA: Williams College Museum of Art, March 28-June 28, 2009. Johnson, E.J. & Vivian Patterson. "Persistence of Antiquity: Images of Architecture." Williamstown, MA: Williams College Museum of Art, October 7-December 31, 1989. <12wks>.