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Prepatory Sketch for Pickett's Charge at the Battle of Gettysburg

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Inscription

Lower right: Study in the B[ ] of the/Battle of Gettysburg presented to the Key Stone Battery/through Capt. Poulterer By P.F Ro[rh]erm[el]

Provenance

The artist; antique shop, Doylestown, Penn.; with Sally Turner, about 1959; to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I., about 1959; to MFA, 1964, bequest of Maxim Karolik.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

about 1871

Dimensions

66.04 x 87.63 cm (26 x 34 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

64.450

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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