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ABRAHAM LINCOLN 1809-1865 The Great Emancipator
Publisher Julius Bien (American, 1826–1909)
Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on embossed card stock.
Not On View
Front: 7800 COPYRIGHTED 1908 BY JULIUS BIEN & CO. N.Y.
Back: divided. Mint.
“LINCOLN” SERIES NUMBER 780
Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder