Bombardment of Port Hudson: Loading the 100 pound parrote gun of the "Richmond"

Loading the Gun

1860–65
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0887

Dimensions

Sheet: 38.9 x 31.9 cm (15 5/16 x 12 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.822

Medium or Technique

Graphite with gray and white washes on yellow paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Artists of the Civil War

Inscription

Marked in grid and numbered for reproduction

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