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Gustavus Adolphus's Prayer on the Battle Field
  • K. Huber, etcher
    born: Germany
    Carl Heinrich Schmolze
    1823–1859
    born: Zweibruecken, Kingdom of Bavaria (present-day Germany) ; died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States ; active: United States
  • Gustavus Adolphus's Prayer on the Battle Field, 1858
  • Where object was made: United States
  • steel etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 221 x 140 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 11/16 x 5 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2910
Description

Several soldiers kneeling to pray - two horses and other soldiers in background.