Eastman Johnson (American, 1824-1906). <em>A Ride for Liberty -- The Fugitive Slaves (recto)</em>, ca. 1862. Oil on paperboard, 21 15/16 x 26 1/8 in. (55.8 x 66.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Gwendolyn O. L. Conkling, 40.59a-b (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.59a_PS9.jpg)

A Ride for Liberty -- The Fugitive Slaves (recto)

Artist:Eastman Johnson

Medium: Oil on paperboard

Dates:ca. 1862

Dimensions: 21 15/16 x 26 1/8 in. (55.8 x 66.4 cm) frame: 3 x 30 x 35 in. (7.6 x 76.2 x 88.9 cm) frame: 32 7/16 x 36 5/8 in. (82.4 x 93 cm)

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Museum Location: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, Nations Divided, 1860–1910

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Accession Number: 40.59a-b

Image: 40.59a_PS9.jpg,

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