In Front of Yorktown

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

In Front of Yorktown, 1862–1863 by Winslow Homer

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.{{cite book}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)