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Art in the National Capitol; speech in the Senate of the United States

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Creator:
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham
Ream, Vinnie
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
1866
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Pamphlet : 8 p. ; 25 x 16 cm.
Summary:
Speech given July 17, 1866 by Massachusetts Senator Charles Sumner questioning the Senate's selection of sculptor Vinnie Ream to create a commissioned sculpture of Abraham Lincoln to be placed in the Capitol Building.
Provenance:
Donated by Paul L. Grigaut, July 5, 1954.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Art commissions
Portrait sculpture
Women sculptors
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13751
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Data Source:
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