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10.0 Civil War Themes

Johnson was thirty-six years old when the Civil War began. Although he did not serve in the Union Army, he followed the Union troops in search of subjects that would appeal to a pro-Union audience. He also painted pictures of the homefront. —PH

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Hills no. 10.0.12
Union Soldiers Accepting a Drink
Alternate titles: Soldiers Refreshing Themselves; Union Soldiers
c.1862–65
Oil on canvas
10 3/4 x 15 1/4 in. (27.3 x 38.7 cm)
Neither signed nor dated
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Record last updated July 26, 2021. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Hills, Patricia, and Abigael MacGibeny. "Union Soldiers Accepting a Drink, c.1862–65 (Hills no. 10.0.12)." Eastman Johnson Catalogue Raisonné. www.eastmanjohnson.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=107 (accessed on June 15, 2024).