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Pen and Ink Sketch of Major Andre, by Himself, drawn on the day fixed for his Execution, (drawing)

Artist:
Andre, Major
Subject:
Andre, John
Medium:
Pen/ink
Type:
Drawings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 42
A most interesting and pathetic memento. It represents him seated at a table, with pen and ink before him, and one arm thrown over his chair, the other supporting his head leaning over the table. Framed with a printed copy of the letters requesting the acceptance of this sketch by President Jeremiah Day of Yale College, from Ebenezer Baldwin, and the reply of thanks for the gift. [P. 9.]
Hand-Book of the Centennial Exhibition of Antiquarian and Revolutionary Relics, held in New Haven, Connecticut, from June 10th to July 2d, 1875, in aid of the National Centennial Fund of Philadelphia. New Haven, Conn.: Punderson & Crisand, Printers, 12 Center Street. 1875.
Topic:
Portrait male--Self Portrait
Occupation--Military--Major
Study
Occupation--Art--Artist
Control number:
AECI 04080042
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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