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Unknown Preliminary sketch for portrait of Cephas Brainerd to Eveline Brainerd

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04471.12 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Painting Date: 1913 Pagination: 1 art original : oil on canvas ; 45.7 x 38.1 cm

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Summary of Content: Bust portrait of Brainerd as a middle aged man with gray hair, wearing a suit. On unstretched canvas. Artist's signature is illegible.

Background Information: Brainerd, a lawyer, contributed historical and analytical notes to Abraham Lincoln's Cooper Institute address given 27 February 1860 when published. He was married to Eveline Hutchinson.

People: Brainerd, Eveline, b.1831
Brainerd, Cephas, 1831-1910

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: PoliticsRepublican PartyLaw

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