The Boy Soldier


United States

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Size: 12 H x 13 W x 1.8 in

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Art Description

Painting: Oil on Canvas.

Part of my series "The Colonists". It's hard to believe that there was a time when even pre-teens were conscripted into military service, but this is one of the factors that led to the American Revolution. The thought of a child soldier is horrific, but the thought is juxtaposed against a beautiful uniform.

Keywords: Soldier, Blue, Sword, Boy, White, Child, Cape Cod, Colonist, New England, 18th Century

Subjects: Children

Styles: Realism

Mediums: Oil

Materials: Canvas

Prints: Children Art Prints, Realism Art Prints, Oil Art Prints, Canvas Art Prints

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