Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Sketch for a Life Saving Medal (from McGuire Scrapbook)

Artist:
Emanuel Leutze (American, Schwäbisch Gmünd 1816–1868 Washington, D.C.)
Medium:
Pen, ink, and graphite on thin off-white laid letterpress paper
Dimensions:
8 1/4 x 7 5/8 in. (21 x 19.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of James C. McGuire, 1926
Accession Number:
26.216.35
Not on view
Inscription: [at lower left in graphite]: Sketch / For Life Saving Medal / Leutze

Marking: watermark [in crest perhaps representing the United States? surrounded by stars]: IMPROVED
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