Abraham Lincoln (Flannery)

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Abraham Lincoln
Lincoln at the DC Court of Appeals.JPG
The sculpture in 2009
Artist Lot Flannery
Year 1868 (1868)
Type Sculpture
Material Marble
Subject Abraham Lincoln
Location Washington, D.C.
Coordinates 38°53′42.1″N 77°1′3.2″W / 38.895028°N 77.017556°W / 38.895028; -77.017556Coordinates: 38°53′42.1″N 77°1′3.2″W / 38.895028°N 77.017556°W / 38.895028; -77.017556

Abraham Lincoln is a marble sculpture of Abraham Lincoln by Irish artist Lot Flannery, located in Judiciary Square in Washington, D.C., in the United States. Dedicated on April 15, 1868, the third anniversary of Lincoln's death, the work is considered one of the earliest Lincoln statues. Unveiled by President Andrew Johnson, it was installed near Ford's Theatre, where Lincoln was assassinated.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Flannery Statue in Washington, D.C.". Abraham Lincoln Online. Retrieved January 25, 2014. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Abraham Lincoln statue (District of Columbia City Hall) at Wikimedia Commons