File:Johnson saving Dieskau.jpg

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Benjamin West: General Johnson Saving a Wounded French Officer from the Tomahawk of a North American Indian  wikidata:Q2285602 
Artist
Benjamin West: General Johnson Saving a Wounded French Officer from the Tomahawk of a North American Indian
Title
Object type painting
Description
Depicts William Johnson saving the life of Baron Dieskau at the Battle of Lake George, 1755.
Date between circa 1764 and circa 1768
Medium oil on canvas
QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 129.5 cm (50.9 in); Width: 106.5 cm (41.9 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,129.5U174728;P2049,106.5U174728
Notes Art UK
References An Heroics of Empire: Benjamin West and Anglophone History Painting 1764--1774 pp.33-42
Source/Photographer [1] (archived museum's description of painting lost image)
Other versions DYK Johnson tomahawk picture.jpg


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