Confederate Civil War Soldier
Oil on linen study of a Confederate Civil War sharpshooter aiming his rifle, created as a preliminary study for a Civil War cyclorama. Although unsigned the study is probably by F.W. Heine. Previously thought to be studies for a Gettysburg cyclorama, they are now thought to be depictions for the cycloramas of battles of Atlanta and Missionary Ridge.
Image ID: 26105
Creation Date: 1886 ca.
Creator Name: Heine, Friedrich Wilhelm
Collection Name: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, cyclorama painters and paintings, circa 1880s
Original Format Type: paintings
Original Format Number: PH 389(5)
Original Dimensions: 14 x 14 inches
Civil War, 1861-1865
Military art and science
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