Original well executed oil portrait of General Robert Huston Milroy, 9th Indiana Infantry. In it's original oval gold frame, overall 20" X 24". On the back of the painting a pencil inscription reads "PRESENTED TO GEN R. H. MILROY CHILDREN BY J. H. DEWEY 1871 CHRISTMAS DAY". There is also an old label depicted A. Lincoln seated entitled "RECONCILER". Also accompanied by some biographical material on General Milroy. An original CDV of the general in uniform appears to have been used as the model for the painting. Overall it is in very good condition with some trivial age surface blemishes. The painting as obtained a dark hue overall and would expect to clean well, if so desired.