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(Alabama State Flag and Four Confederate Flags), (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Marschall, Nicola 1829-1917  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1895
Notes:
Nelson, David, 2015.
(Lower border, center right:) N. M. signed
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Summary:
The Alabama state flag surrounded by the four Confederate flags that flew over the State during the Civil War. At lower left, the first flag adopted by the Confederacy in 1861, known as the "Stars and Bars," was designed by Nicola Marschall; above this is "The Stainless Banner" (1863); and to the right is "The Blood-stained Banner" (1865); and below this the Battle Flag of General Robert E. Lee's army of Northern Virginia; and in the center is the state flag of Alabama (1895).
Topic:
Object--Other--Flag  Search this
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
History--United States--Alabama  Search this
Control number:
IAP 9D640348
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_458940