British Soldiers Defending the Chew Mansion during the Battle of Germantown, October 4, 1777
Graphite on ivory paper
Overall: 8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 20.3 x 13.3 cm )
Gift of the Estate of Harry A. Ogden
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"
Inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Interior Chew house / fight"; publication annotations at lower left
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