File:Emanuel Leutze - Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way - Capitol.jpg

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Emanuel Leutze: Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way  wikidata:Q7989813 reasonator:Q7989813 
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artist QS:P170,Q452321
Emanuel Leutze: Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way
Title
Object type painting Edit this at Wikidata
Genre landscape art Edit this at Wikidata
Date 1861
date QS:P571,+1861-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium stereochromy
Dimensions Height: 20 ft (609.6 cm); Width: 30 ft (914.4 cm)
dimensions QS:P2048,20U3710;P2049,30U3710
institution QS:P195,Q54109
Current location
House wing, west stairway
Object history : commissioned by US Gov (?)
Credit line Architect of the Capitol
References described at URL: https://www.aoc.gov/art/other-paintings-and-murals/westward-course-empire-takes-its-way Edit this at Wikidata
Source/Photographer http://www.aoc.gov/cc/photo-gallery/westward.cfm (direct image URL [1]
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