Painting, A sister of Mercy and soldier

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Title: Consolation
Date: ca. 1863-1900
Creator: unknown
Description: President Abraham Lincoln commissioned a painting of a Sister of Mercy nurse during the Civil War. The original paint was lost, and several reproductions still exist.
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Source: © Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Mercy Heritage Center, St. Louis Collection
Additional Information:  oil on canvas

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