Caricature of Civil War Officer Major-General Franz Sigel
Black ink and graphite on beige paper laid on card
Overall: 6 3/4 x 5 in. ( 17.1 x 12.7 cm )
mat: 14 x 11 in. ( 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
In this self-portrait caricature Major-General Franz Sigel is shown astride a horse on a placard nailed to the headquarters building in the background.
Gift of the Children of Franz Sigel
signature: lower right: "D. H. S."
inscription: lower: "Ei Feit mit Sigel! [I fight with Sigel]"
Signed at lower right in black ink: "D.H.S."; with a caption at lower center in German
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