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American Paintings and Sculpture
Artist: Frederic Remington, American, 1861–1909, B.F.A. (HON.) 1900

The Scream of Shrapnel at San Juan Hill

1898

Oil on canvas

35 1/4 × 60 3/4 in. (89.5 × 154.3 cm)
Gift of the artist
1900.2
Geography: 
Depicted Cuba
Made in New Rochelle, New York, United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Art for Yale: A History of the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001), 58–59, fig. 46.

William Goetzmann, The West of the Imagination, 2nd (Norman, Okla.: University of Oklahoma Press, 2009), 301, ill.

Dan Flores, Visions of the Big Sky: Painting and Photographing the Northern Rocky Mountain West (Norman, Okla.: University of Oklahoma Press, 2010), 157, ill.

Bonnie M. Miller, From Liberation to Conquest: The Visual and Popular Cultures of The Spanish-American War of 1898 (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2011), 174, fig. 5.10.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.