The Surrender of Lord Cornwallis at Yorktown, October 19, 1781

Object Number: 
1940.994
Date: 
1886
Medium: 
Black ink, graphite, and white gouache on beige card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/4 x 11 3/8 in. ( 29.8 x 28.9 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "H. A. Ogden"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in black ink: "H. A. Ogden."
Description: 
History
Gallery Label: 
The drawing was the basis for an illustration that appeared in "St. Nicholas" magazine, August 1886 (p. 761). The date, "1886," appears below the artist's signature in the reproduction, but is covered with white ink in the original.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Harry A. Ogden
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group