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Depiction of the charge of the Kentucky Cavalry at Buena Vista  

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The Gallant Charge of the Kentucky Cavalry under Col. Marshall, at the Battle of Buena Vista, Febr. 23d. 1847


New York

Nathaniel Currier



Hand-colored lithograph. Print image 21.1x32.7 cm (8¼x12¾") on a sheet 25.4x35.2 cm (10x13¾"), matted. First Edition.

A violent battle scene dominated by two central figures, one a U.S. cavalryman who restrains a Mexican’s arm as the latter tries to strike him. The rest of the scene is a total melee between U.S. cavalry and Mexican lancers. In the foreground, a Mexican flag lies in the dirt. Currier 2211. 

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Moderately browned and with mat burn; very good.

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