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Name Ogden, H. A.
Other names Henry A. Ogden
Life Dates 1856-1936
Nationality American
Occupation Illustrator
Notes Worked as an artist for Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper (1873-1881); also known for his scenes of American history and extensive illustrations of American military uniforms.
Role Artist

Associated Records

Image of Art-2D Collection - 1958.5.140

Art-2D Collection - 1958.5.140

"A Colonial Courtship," 1899, color lithograph after an original painting by H. A. Ogden. American Revolutionary War (1775 - 1783) period scene of a couple strolling along a garden path. The man wears a "red-coat" uniform, and the woman wears a day dress with yellow and white stripes and a straw bonnet with blue ribbon. There is a gray mansion in the background. Signed in plate, bottom left: H. A. Ogden Printed in Paris--Copyright 1899 by Jean Boussod, Manzi, Joyant & Co.

Image of Art-2D Collection - 1958.5.141

Art-2D Collection - 1958.5.141

"Friends and Enemies," 1899, color lithograph after a painting by H. A. Odgen. American Revolutionary War period (1775 - 1783) scene of a Quaker couple strolling along a street in Philadelphia (?). The woman wears a gray costume and deep brimmed bonnet, and the man wears a gray suit and gray wide-brimmed hat. Three "red-coat" officers are to the left. One tips his hat to the woman, but she looks ahead without acknowledging him. Signed in plate, bottom right: H. A. Ogden Printed in Paris--Copyright 1899 by Jean Boussod, Manzi, Joyant & Co.