Artist: Severino Baraldi
Medium: Gouache on Board
Size: 6" x 5" (140mm x 120mm)
Date: 1978This is the original Gouache painting by Severino Baraldi.
This is the original artwork by Severino Baraldi depicting a skirmish at Fort Phil Kearny between the U.S. Cavalry and the Sioux Indians led by Chief Red Cloud.
Captain Fetterman disobeyed a direct command and in pursuing Sioux who had attacked a wagon train led his 80 men over Lodge Trail Ridge where they were ambushed by 2,000 Sioux and Cheyenne Warriors. There were no survivors.Severino Baraldi biography