Requires Photography

American Engineer Conveying Dispatches

mid-19th century
Henry Warren (American, born in England, active about 1822–1860)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 707

Dimensions

Sheet a: 22.5 x 30.2 cm (8 7/8 x 11 7/8 in.) Image b: 12.7 x 17.0 cm (5 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.332a-b

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over pencil on paper b) engraving on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Soldier with searchlight in left hand fording mountain stream.
61.332 b Engraving with title by an unknown artist

Inscription

a) LR in wash: Henry Warren

Provenance

Victor Spark, NYC, to Maxim Karolik, Newport, 1949; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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