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« Reply #120 on: February 24, 2013, 02:37:17 am »



Facial Finishing

Photograph from Rise Studio/National Geographic

To transfer the facial dimensions from Borglum's models to the mountain—how deep eyes should be set, where a nose would be—workers used red paint. An inch (2.5 centimeters) on the model equaled a foot (0.3 meter) on the mountain. There's still a bit of crimson under Lincoln's nostrils today.

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