Taking the Count

Taking the Count
Two boxers and a referee are in a boxing ring in the foreground. The boxer standing at left is Charlie McKeever, the boxer crouching at right is Joe Mack, and the referee is H. Walter Schlichter. A crowd fills the arena in the background.
Artist: Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916, painter.
Medium: Oil on canvas.
Smithsonian Control Number: IAP 07260676

Taking the Count Two boxers and a referee are in a boxing ring in the foreground. The boxer standing at left is Charlie McKeever, the boxer crouching at right is Joe Mack, and the referee is H. Walter Schlichter. A crowd fills the arena in the background. Artist: Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916, painter. Medium: Oil on canvas. Smithsonian Control Number: IAP 07260676