Aquia Creek, on the Potomac

1861–65
Artist Unidentified artist, American, about 1840 (American), Possibly by Theodore Russell Davis (American, 1840–1894)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0881

Dimensions

Sheet: 9 x 27.9 cm (3 9/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

55.808

Medium or Technique

Graphite and white wash on gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

New base of supplies of the Army of the Potomac and terminus of the old Richmond Railroad. See another view, Harper’s Weekly, December 6, 1862, p. 779.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

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