The Death of the Gallant Major Ringgold



Hand colored lithograph on wove paper

Overall: 10 1/8 × 13 7/8 in. (25.7 × 35.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College



Sarony and Major, New York


Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

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Not on view


Printed, lower left: LITH. & PUB BY SARONY & MAJOR; center: Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D. 1846, by Sarony & Major, in the Clerk's Office of the Dist. Court of the Southern Dist. of N. York; lower right: 117 FULTON St NY; center: THE DEATH OF THE GALLANT MAJOR RINGGOLD / Who was mortally wounded during the engagement of the 8th May, & Died on the 10th 1846.


Source unknown; catalogued, 1972.

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