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Framed print of summer scene
Framed print of summer scene
Resource Typeimage
TitleFramed print of summer scene
Coverage / Year1856; Early Victorian, Springfield, IL
Description"Cottage Life - Summer", lithograph showing young boy in red playing stick-n-hoop on walk leading to white Greek-revival style mansion. Mother in red skirt and white blouse sits with two daughters under tree. Daughters are playing with dolls. In background are two or three gentlemen on horseback. L 17" x W 12 3/4".
InterpretationUsed as decoration in 2nd floor front alcove of the Lincoln Home. This represents a typical home furnishing for the mid-19th Century.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How we learn about communities
Learning Standards16 History; 25-27 Fine Arts
Author or CreatorCurrier & Ives
SourcePurchased at The Old Print Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Subject / KeywordsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Print; Prints; Art; Lithograph; Decor; Decoration
Collection PublisherLincoln Home National Historic Site
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statement
Resource IdentifierLIHO 1486
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