A Winter Night at Belle Isle Prison

1860–94
Theodore Russell Davis (American, 1840–1894)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0944

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.5 x 25.3 cm (6 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.937

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink, red-brown and white washes on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

On the James River; sentry in foreground, bridge in distance.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: Theo.R. Davis

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1959

Credit Line

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