Painting- "Attack on New Ulm during the Sioux Outbreak August 19th - 23rd 1862"

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Titles Painting- "Attack on New Ulm during the Sioux Outbreak August 19th - 23rd 1862" (Formal Title)
Description In the foreground a group of Indians approach and shoot at farm buildings in distance. Other Indians advance through cornfield on horseback. Building at left center in flames. Group of whites fire from barricaded center.
Quantity 1 painting
Format Content Category: paintings
Medium/Materials: oil
Colorization: color
Physical Support: canvas
Measurements 70 inches height (sight)
94 1/8 inches width (sight)
82 1/2 inches height (mat)
106 1/2 inches width (mat)
82 1/2 inches height (frame)
106 1/4 inches width (frame)
3 1/2 inches depth (frame)
Nomenclature oil painting
Creation Painter: Gág, Anton
Subjects U.S.-Dakota War of 1862.
Indians. Dakota. Santee. Warfare.
Arts & Crafts. Drawings, Paintings & Prints
Dates Creation: 1904
Content: 1904
Notes Title from plaque on frame

Holding Type Art
Identifiers AV1990.32.2 (Accession Number)
59027 (Negative Number)

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