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Set of 6 Civil War Vignettes, (painting)

Painter:
Tholey, A.
Medium:
Watercolor
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
United States Department of the Army West Point Museum West Point New York 10996 Accession Number: 16,555
Date:
Ca. 1889
Notes:
West Point Museum, 1996.
Summary:
Set of 6 watercolors of Civil War Scenes: the first of a Union officer firing a pistol and holding a drawn sword, kept beside him on the ground and a wounded soldier behind him; the second of a wounded Cavalryman standing beside a horse, hatless and holding Sharp's Carbine; the third of Union light artillery driver standing by a horse in artillery harness, holding a whip in hand; the fourth of a mounted Union cavalryman with bugle in hand, wearing musician's jacket with herringbone trim; the fifth of a mounted Union cavalryman in greatcoat holding Carbine & Sabre, wearing slouch hat; the sixth of Union standard bearer in advance of line of infantryman, holding National Color, aloft, wearing frock, kepi, and has flag carrying belt and pistol and NCO sword.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War
Figure group
Occupation--Military--Soldier
Occupation--Military--Officer
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
State of Being--Illness--Wound
Object--Weapon--Gun
Object--Weapon--Sword
Animal--Horse
Object--Musical Instrument--Bugle
Control number:
IAP 38470468
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_351321

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