Henry Keteltas (1838-1896)

Henry Keteltas (1838-1896)
Title
Henry Keteltas (1838-1896)
Date 
n.d.
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 60 1/4 x 37 1/4 in. ( 153 x 94.6 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Alice Keteltas
Object Number 
1901.3
Marks 
signature: lower left: "Mariette Cotton"
Gallery Label 
Keteltas as a brevet lieutenant colonel in the Union Army, and participated in the battles of Chickamauga, Georgia, and Mission Ridge, Tennessee. In this portrait, a gift to the Society from his sister, he is shown in uniform wearing the medals he received for gallant and meritorious conduct under fire in these battles.
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Creative: Tronvig Group