Painted by Laura Era after F. B. Carpenter
Below you will see photos showing the step by step creation of this historic painting from sketch to framed completion. The last 2 photos are of F. B. Carpenter's original painting and an engraving by H. A. Ritchie after F. B. Carpenter's painting. These were used as reference material to complete L. Era's painting.
The beginning sketch on toned linen.