Image ID
ICHi-085090
Headline
Battle of Gettysburg, July 3rd, 1863
Date Depicted
1863
Date Created
1880
Creator
Philippoteaux, Paul Dominique 1846-
Creator Role
artist
Artwork/Object Depicted
paintings (visual works)
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-0 85090; Paul Dominique Philippoteaux, painter
Inventory Number
1920.190a
Storage Location
P&S
Acquisition Source
Purchase from the estate of Charles F. Gunther
Max Pixels - Height
2627
Max Pixels - Width
6435
KEYWORDS
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Battle of Gettysburg
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Civil War
Civil War 1861-1865
oil painting
Philippoteaux, Paul Dominique
visual works
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battle of gettysburg july 3rd 1863

Oil painting on canvas of the Battle of Gettysburg, July 3rd, 1863 by Paul Dominique Philippoteaux. Painting depicts the chaos of battle; flat farmland and hills are in the background, dead and wounded soliders visible on ground, broken wagons and horses, smoke visible from firearms.

Oil painting on canvas of the Battle of Gettysburg, July 3rd, 1863 by Paul Dominique Philippoteaux. Painting depicts the chaos of battle; flat farmland and hills are in the background, dead and wounded soliders visible on ground, broken wagons and horses, smoke visible from firearms.