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Presidents Buchanan and Lincoln Entering the Senate Chamber Before the Inauguration

A work made of wood engraving on paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of wood engraving on paper.

Date:

published March 16, 1861

Artist:

Winslow Homer (American, 1836-1910)
published by Harper’s Weekly (American, 1857-1916)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Winslow Homer

Title

Presidents Buchanan and Lincoln Entering the Senate Chamber Before the Inauguration

Origin

United States

Date

Published 1861

Medium

Wood engraving on paper

Dimensions

150 × 232 mm (image); 393 × 277 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur and Hilda Wenig

Reference Number

2001.772

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