1927 Cover Youths Companion HA Ogden Art George Washington Battle Yorktown YYC6


Please note that this is a cover only!

This is an original 1927 color cover for The Youth's Companion magazine, February 3, 1927, that features a painting by Henry "Harry" Alexander Odgen (1856-1936) that depicts Gen. George Washington of the Continental Army firing a cannon at the Siege of Yorktown that was fought on October 19, 1781 during the American Revolutionary War.


This 86+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some moderate surface rub. Small tear. Please note: There is an original address stamp in the top left corner.

  • Product Type: Original Cover; Color
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 13.75 inches; 27 x 35 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Ogden, Henry A. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Military, Artillery, Gun, Soldier, Uniform, US President, Patriotic, 4th of July, Independence Day

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