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Samuel D. Sturgis

Samuel D. Sturgis

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Description
Oil on illustration board. Portrait of two star General Samuel D. Sturgis. Sturgis wears a officer pin on the collar of his tunic. He has grey hair and a moustance. Sturgis' signature in red crayon is in the bottom center of the portrait.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Painting
date made
1919
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
Chase, Joseph Cummings
Chase, Joseph Cummings
artist
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 1/2 in x 18 1/2 in; 62.23 cm x 46.99 cm
ID Number
AF.37723
catalog number
37723
accession number
117218
Credit Line
Committee to Acquire for the Nation the Chase Collection of A. E. F. Portraits
World War I
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Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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