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

Touchdown, Yale vs. Princeton, Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27, 1890, Yale 32, Princeton 0

1890

Oil on canvas

22 × 32 9/16 in. (55.9 × 82.7 cm)
Whitney Collections of Sporting Art, given in memory of Harry Payne Whitney, B.A. 1894, and Payne Whitney, B.A. 1898, by Francis P. Garvan, B.A. 1897, M.A. (Hon.) 1922 June 2, 1932
1932.264
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Bibliography: 

Allen Guttmann, Sports and American Art from Benjamin West to Andy Warhol (Amherst, Mass.: University of Massachusetts, 2011), 116, fig. 21.

Jill Hartz et al., Scrimmage Football in American Art from the Civil War to the Present, exh. cat. (Eugene, Ore.: Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, 2015), n.p., ill.

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