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Print, The Service Flag: Three From This House in the War, July 21, 1918

This is a Print. It was created by Childe Hassam. It is dated July 21, 1918 and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

Its dimensions are

32.3 × 18.8 cm (12 11/16 × 7 3/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in print, lower left: "Childe Hassam"; signed in graphite, below image, lower right center: "CH (in monogram)"

It is inscribed

Dated in print, lower center: "July 21 1918"; indistinct inscription in print, lower right; in graphite, lower left: "Three from this house in the war"; below, in graphite: "The Service Flag", "A955", "Service Flag" [each in different handwriting]; in green pencil, lower left corner: "79" [encircled]

Cite this object as

Print, The Service Flag: Three From This House in the War, July 21, 1918; Childe Hassam (American, 1859–1935); USA; lithograph on paper; 32.3 × 18.8 cm (12 11/16 × 7 3/8 in.); 1940-76-18

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