George B. Duncan

George B. Duncan

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Description
A three-quarters portrait of Major General George B. Duncan during World War I. An oil painting on an illustration board. A white man, Major General Duncan has white hair and is wearing a brown tunic with a Sam Browne belt over his right shoulder. He is wearing two U.S. officer insignias on his collar (one on the left and one on the right) and two stars on his shoulder straps (indicating his rank of Major General). Duncan's signature is seen on the bottom in large red letters.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Painting
date made
1919
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
Chase, Joseph Cummings
Chase, Joseph Cummings
maker
Chase, Joseph Cummings
Place Made
France: Grand Est, Bar-sur-Aube
Physical Description
oil (overall production method/technique)
illustration board (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 24 5/8 in x 18 1/2 in; 62.5475 cm x 46.99 cm
ID Number
AF.37699
catalog number
37699
accession number
117218
Credit Line
Committee to Acquire for the Nation the Chase Collection of A. E. F. Portraits
subject
Portraits
Distinguished Service Medal
World War I
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Military
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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