Sale 17BP01 | Lot 165

[CIVIL WAR] JOHNSON, EASTMAN. The Wounded Drummer Boy.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

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Lot 165
[CIVIL WAR] JOHNSON, EASTMAN. The Wounded Drummer Boy.
Photographic reproduction of Johnson's painting dated 1873 in the image and signed on the mat by Johnson. Image 17 x 14 inches (44 x 36 cm); framed. A few spots to mat, unexamined out of frame.
This scene was inspired by a heroic story from the battlefield at Antietam in which a wounded drummer, no more than a boy, asked to be carried so that he could continue to advance his regiment as the battle raged and men fell around him.


C Estate of Donald Brenwasser

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $156 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $156 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

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