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Anthony Wayne

  • ARTIST: Alonzo Chappel

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Johnson, Fry, & Co., New York.

  • MEDIUM: Steel engraving; hand colored,

    DATE: 1863.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 7 1/4 x 5 3/4" (185 x 145 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Anthony Wayne, also known as Mad Anthony, was an officer in the American Revolution. He earned his moniker in 1779 when his forces took the British fortification at Stony Point. The mission had been thought impossible, yet he succeeded with minimal losses and captured nearly 500 British soldiers.


  • CONDITION: Good condition, save some minor soiling in the margins.