Our Banner in the Sky

Frederic Edwin Church. 1861.

Image of Our Banner in the Sky

Renowned landscape painter Frederic Edwin Church created this work in response to the Confederate attack on Fort Sumter, South Carolina, on April 12, 1861.

Metadata Details
Item Type Artwork
Title Our Banner in the Sky
Short Title Our Banner, 1861
Creator Frederic Edwin Church
Publication Date 1861
Artwork Medium Oil paint, over photomechanically produced lithograph, on paper, laid down on cardboard
Artwork Size 7 1/2 x 11 3/8 in. (19.0 x 28.9 cm)
Call Number Daniel J. Terra Collection, 1992.27
Rights Photography ┬ęTerra Foundation for American Art, Chicago