Don Troiani (born 1949) is an American painter whose work focuses on his native country's military heritage, mostly from the American Civil War and American Revolution. His highly realist works are most well known in the form of marketed mass produced printed reproductions, illustrated books, and book compilations. He is also a militaria collector.
Don Troiani's paintings are realistic and academic in style. He uses posed models with clothing and equipment from a collections of uniforms, equipage, insignia and weapons. He also studies battlefields and structures depicted in his paintings firsthand.
In 1995 he designed the three Civil War battlefield commemorative coins for the United States Mint. His work has also appeared on a U.S. postal card commemorating the anniversary of the U.S. National Guard. Troiani is also a recipient of the Meritorious Service Award of the United States National Guard.
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