Framed print of humorous scene
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Double Fishing". Shows sleeping man sitting on waters edge with fishing pole in water. Behind him, on a wall, are 4 children, 2 boys and 2 girls. One of the boys, using a fishing pole, has lifted the man's hat off his head; and one of the girls, using another fishing pole, has removed the man's toupe. L 13 1/2" x W 9 1/2". This print was used as decoration in the boy's room of the Lincoln Home. This represents a typical, if funny, home furnishing for the mid-19th Century home. American Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How we learn about communities 16 History; 25-27 Fine Arts
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign|
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University Library|
|Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865|
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