from an ink and wash by Lloyd Ostendorf, 1977
(Commissioned by Phil Wagner and donated to Governor's wife)
Governor James R. Thompson, signing 140th anniversary proclamation.
Governor of Illinois, seated, signing the 140th (not the 141) anniversary
proclamation commemorating Abraham Lincoln and the Long Nine Banquet
at Athens, IL August 3, 1837-1977. Artist drew Lincoln in the ink
and wash on the opposite side of the Governor's wife portrait with
Lincoln. The Governor's Lincoln had a beard, whereas Mrs. Thompson
was joined with a young Lincoln.
(62 available) 8 1/2" x 11" $10.00 Each