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General Anthony Wayne, (painting)

Artist:
Peale, Charles W.
Subject:
Wayne, Anthony
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. XXVIII
Was surprised in the night, by General Grey, in a wood, and sustained great loss in 1779; took Stoney-point the same year, for which, he was presented by Congress, with a gold medal; took possession of Savannah, after it was evacuated by the British in 1782; appointed Commander in Chief of the army against the Indians in 1792; whom he defeated with great slaughter in 1794; and concluded a treaty with them at Greenville in 1795. [P.10.]
An Historical Catalogue of Peales' Collection of Paintings. "The proper study of mankind, is man." Philadelphia: Printed by Richard Folwell, No. 33, Mulberry-Street, M,DCC,XCV.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Military--General
Control number:
AECI 01880028
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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