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

British Soldiers Defending the Chew Mansion during the Battle of Germantown, October 4, 1777
Title
British Soldiers Defending the Chew Mansion during the Battle of Germantown, October 4, 1777
Medium 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 20.3 x 13.3 cm )
Description 
History
Credit Line 
Gift of the Estate of Harry A. Ogden
Object Number 
1936.909
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 THE ESTATE OF / HARRY A. OGDEN, THROUGH / CHARLES H. MESSINGER, EXECUTOR / OCTOBER 20, 1936"
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Interior Chew house / fight"; publication annotations at lower left
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group