A Gunner

1800–1900
Unidentified artist, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik 0033

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.3 x 29.8 cm (15 7/8 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

61.253

Medium or Technique

Black chalk on yellow-buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Academic anonymous. Civil War soldier, full-length to right, shading his eyes with left hand and holding a ramrod in his right.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961
Coll.: Corot-Mettscher (stamped in green on verso)

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875