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A. Sidney Johnston

Creator:
Chas Barmore, Jacques Reich
Location:
New York
Origin Date:
1896
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 19 in x 15 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.0759
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This etching by artist Jacques Reich depicts a head and shoulders portrait of Confederate General Albert Sidney Johnston facing the viewer with his body turned slightly to his right. He wears a double-breasted uniform jacket with a standing collar. He wears his dark, wavy hair over his ears and has a mustache. The title is handwritten in black ink under the left corner of the image. The artist's signature is handwritten in pencil with the inscription "No. 15 from The Copper" also written in pencil beneath. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum