The Last Crossing
By John Paul Strain
Subject: General Robert E. Lee and Major Walter H. Taylor
Falling Waters, Williamsport - Maryland July 13, 1863
Signed Studio Canvas
Limited Edition size: 100
Image size: 16" (h) x 21" (w)
Includes a Certificate of Authenticity
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Handling time: usually 5 - 7 days
About John Paul Strain:
Mr. Strain and his paintings have been featured on the television shows of C-Span's Washington Journal, The History Channel, and Extreme Makeover Home Edition. Throughout his career he has won many awards for his art. Reproductions of his work have won numerous 1st place awards and "Best of Show" honors, such as the PICA Awards, The Printing Industry of the Carolina's, and at the PIAG Awards in Georgia.
Strain is also a featured artist for internationally known collector art companies the Bradford Exchange and the Franklin Mint for which he has created a Civil War Chess Set, several limited edition plate series, sculptures, and many other collectible items featuring his paintings. John Paul completed a number of commissioned works for the United States Army, which are on permanent display at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, Fort McNair, Washington D.C., and the battlefield visitor's center at Normandy, France. Today, his original paintings can be found in many noted museums such as the Museum of Fredericksburg, and at Thomas Jefferson's home, Monticello.
In 2010 Mr. Strain won the Henry Timrod Southern Culture Award presented by the Military Order of the Stars and Bars - Descendants of Officers of the Confederacy.
Notably his work has been collected by many US Senators, US Congressmen, State Governors, music and Hollywood celebrities. His work can be found at the United States Pentagon, and assorted United States Navy Military War Ships currently in service. Over 90,000 pieces of John Paul Strain's Limited Edition Art and original paintings have been sold and enjoyed worldwide!
A word from John Paul Strain
"For many years I’ve had the opportunity to share my passion for history through painting. The medium I use is watercolor gouache, which allows me to paint with great detail, clarity, and brilliant colors. I hope you will join me in my journey to bring America’s history to life."
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