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The Wages of War

Artist:
Henry Peters Gray (American, New York 1819–1877 New York)
Date:
1848
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
48 1/4 x 76 1/4 in. (122.6 x 193.7 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Several Ladies and Gentlemen, 1873
Accession Number:
73.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Signature: [at lower left]: Henry Peters Gray, N.Y. 1848
American Art-Union, New York (1849); John Doig, Lowville, New York (1849–ca. 1851); the artist (ca. 1851–72); subscribers to a fund for presentation to the Museum (1873)
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