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Henry T. Allen

Henry T. Allen

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Description
Oil on illustration board. Portrait of two star General Henry T. Allen. Army Service Ribbons for Decorations and Medals include: Unknown ribbon (blue, red, and white bands) Spanish Campaign, Sampson Medal, and a unknown ribbon (center band of blue flanked by two yellow bands). Allen wears officer pins on his collar and a 8th Army Corps insignia patch on the shoulder of his left arm sleeve. He also wears a Sam Browne belt and has a moustache. Allens hands have not been filled in with color.
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.58091M
catalog number
58091M
accession number
203612
subject
Distinguished Service Medal
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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