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A Sketch for a large picture of Washington reading the burial service over the body of Braddock, (painting)

Artist:
White, Edwin
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 82
"The Chaplain having been wounded, Washington read the funeral service. All was done in sadness, and without parade, so as not to attract the attention of lurking savages who might discover and outrage his grave."--Irving's Life of Washington. [P. 6.]
Catalogue of the Fourth Annual Exhibition of the Washington Art Association. 1860. Washington: Henry Polkinhorn, Printer, 375 and 377 D Street. 1860.
Artist address: New York.
Topic:
History--United States
Ceremony--Funeral
Occupation--Military
Occupation--Religion
State of Being--Death
Literature--Irving--Life Of Washington
Control number:
AECI 00740082
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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