Washington Escaping a British Cannon Shot at the Siege of Yorktown, October 1781

Washington Escaping a British Cannon Shot at the Siege of Yorktown, October 1781
Title
Washington Escaping a British Cannon Shot at the Siege of Yorktown, October 1781
Date 
1886
Medium 
Black ink and graphite on beige card
Dimensions 
Overall: 13 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. ( 33.7 x 26 cm )
Description 
History
Credit Line 
Gift of the Estate of Harry A. Ogden
Object Number 
1940.993
Marks 
signature: lower left: "H. A. Ogden"
Inscriptions 
Signed at lower left in black ink: "H. A. Ogden."
Gallery Label 
This drawing was the basis for an illustration that appeared in "St. Nicholas" magazine, August 1886 (p. 760).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group