|Mrs. Lincoln's distinctive seed pearl jewelry - necklace, earrings, brooch, two matching bracelets - seen in most of these portraits, was purchased from Tiffany's.|
These official portraits of Mrs. Lincoln - along with additional poses - were reproduced as cartes de visites.
|This and the following eight examples are shown much enlarged from the standard carte size of 2.5x4 inches.|
|Often captioned as being taken during her widowhood, this portrait and the following were actually taken circa 1862-63 and 1864, respectively.|
|Two cartes de visite shown actual size.|