A large scale impressive oil on stretched canvas by noted New York City illustrator Howard Chandler Christy titled "Surrender of the Blockhouse, Spanish-American War." A boldly rendered impressionist work that depicts one of the war's climactic battle scenes of 1898. Signed lower left and framed with a title plaque. Stretcher bar bears the notation "Oct. Cover." This is a defining example of the artist's historically impactful work that deftly shows Christy's expertise in making battle scenes come to life.
Surrender of the Blockhouse
|Artist:||Howard Chandler Christy|
|Medium:||Oil on Canvas|
|Dimensions:||Sight Size 50 1/4" x 40 1/8" Framed 52 3/4" x 42 5/8"|
|Original Use:||Cover Art for Undetermined Publication|
|Price:||S O L D|