Artist Gutzon Borglum, American, 1867-1941
Title
  • Abraham Lincoln
Date 1918
Medium marble
Dimensions Overall: 72 inches (182.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Ralph H. Booth
Accession Number 24.6
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, 1918
Inscribed, on pedestal: Abraham Lincoln | 1809 [leaf decoration] 1865 | By Gutzon Borglum | American 1867-1941 | Gift of | Ralph Harman Booth | 1924 | Erected February 12, 1956 | by American citizens of | German ancestry through | the German American | Cultural Center, Detroit
Samuel P. Colt, Providence, Rhode Island;
Ralph H. Booth;
1924-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA, 6, 1 (1924): (ill.).