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Perry Transferring His Flag to the Niagara

late 19th century Unidentified Copy after Daniel Huntington Born: New York, New York 1816 Died: New York, New York 1906 oil and pencil on canvas 31 7/8 x 49 5/8 in. (80.9 x 126.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George B. Tatum 1974.21 Not currently on view


Figure group

History - United States - flag

History - United States - War of 1812

Occupation - military - Navy

Portrait male - Perry, Oliver Hazard

Waterscape - boat


paint - oil


fabric - canvas