Home On A Furlough

John Sartain, American, 1808 - 1897
after Christian Schussele, American, 1826 - 1879



Engraving on wove paper

Image: 10 9/16 × 15 7/16 in. (26.8 × 39.2 cm)

Sheet: 15 1/4 × 20 1/16 in. (38.7 × 51 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund



Bradley & Co., Philadelphia


Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, on plate, lower right: C. Schussele; inscribed, lower left: From the original design by C. Schussele.; lower right: Engraved by John Sartain, Phil.a; center: Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1864 by Bradley & Co. in the clerk's office of the District court for the Eastern district of Pennsylvania./BRADLEY & CO. PUBLISHERS, 66 N. FOURTH ST. PHILADELPHIA./HOME ON FURLOUGH./TO THE LOYAL MOTHERS, WIVES AND DAUGHTERS, OR OUR COUNTRY,/THIS ENGRAVING IS RESPECTFULLY DEDICATED.; lower left: PROOF

Course History

HIST 27, WGST 23, Gender and Power in American History from the Colonial Period to the Civil War, Leslie Butler, Spring 2012


Raymond G. Clifton (1895-1968), Pine Cupboard Antique Shop, Franklin, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1962.

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