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Abraham Lincoln: A Biography in Woodcuts

A work made of slim volume with 36 woodcuts on french folded bible stock bound and hand stitched, with black cover.

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  • A work made of slim volume with 36 woodcuts on french folded bible stock bound and hand stitched, with black cover.

Date:

1933

Artist:

Charles Turzak
American, 1899-1986

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Charles Turzak

Title

Abraham Lincoln: A Biography in Woodcuts

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

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1933

Medium

Slim volume with 36 woodcuts on French folded bible stock bound and hand stitched, with black cover

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.8 × 12.8 cm (7 1/16 × 5 1/16 in.); Book: 18.5 × 14.4 × 0.8 cm (7 5/16 × 5 11/16 × 3/8 in.); Box: 19.2 × 14.5 × 1.2 cm (7 9/16 × 5 3/4 × 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Joan Turzak Van Hees, Charles Turzak's Daughter

Reference Number

2000.126

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