In Front of Yorktown

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In Front of Yorktown, 1862-1863 by Winslow Homer

In Front of Yorktown, 1862-1863 is an oil painting by Winslow Homer of men from McClellan's Army of the Potomac, before the Siege of Yorktown.

It is also known as Camp Near Yorktown, A Camp Scene, and possibly as On the Picket Line.

The painting is in the collection of the Yale University Art Gallery.[1]


  1. ^ Simpson Marc. Winslow Homer, Paintings of the Civil War. The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Bedford Arts, Publishers. pp. 128–135. ISBN 0884010600. Retrieved 2013-02-15.