Unveiling Ceremony

New-York Historical
Society Museum
and Library
170 Central Park West
New York, N.Y. 10024

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A cocktail unveiling of
the most significant
contemporary sculpture
bust of Abraham Lincoln
by Sculptor Frank
Porcu.  Introduction by
renowned Lincoln
authority and author
Harold Holzer, of the
Metropolitan Museum of
Art.  Unveiled by
legendary entertainer
and artist Tony Bennett.  
Hosted by Thomas &
Performance by the
choir from
the Frank
Sinatra School for the
arts.  Music by The
Excelsior Cornet Band.
Guests included: singer
Judy Collins, designer
Louis Nelson, writer Gay
Talese, editor Nan
Talese, Barnes  Noble
CEO Leonard Riggio,
media magnate Sumner
Redstone, actor Andre
DeShields, Mark
Brookhaven town
supervisor Mark Lesko,  
and numerous other
political figures.
Sculpture to be on loan
for exhibit at the
museum for a limited
time after the unveiling.
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Introduction by historian Harold Holzer
Unveiled by singer
and artist Tony Bennett
Speech by
sculptor Frank Porcu
Tony Bennett, Frank Porcu, Shawn Thomas, and Harold Holzer
Tony Bennett, Frank Porcu, Harold Holzer, and Shawn Thomas
Singer Judy Collins with sculptor Frank Porcu
Singer Tony Bennett with sculptor Frank Porcu
Actor Andre DeShields
Mark Fasciano, Frank Porcu, and Mark Lesko
Sculptor Frank Porcu
Singer Judy Collins
Singer Tony Bennett with sculptor Frank Porcu