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British Soldiers Defending the Chew Mansion during the Battle of Germantown, October 4, 1777

Object Number: 
1936.909
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 20.3 x 13.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: lower left: "61" and "Stairway not / like this" inscription: lower right: "Interior Chew house / fight" stamped: on back: "THE HARRY A. OGDEN COLLECTION / OF / THE NEW YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY / OCTOBER 20, 1936" stamped: on back: "GIFT OF
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Interior Chew house / fight"; publication annotations at lower left
Description: 
History
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Harry A. Ogden
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group