Canal Boat Bridge across the Rappahannock

1862
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0882

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.0 x 38.7 cm (8 1/4 x 15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.840

Medium or Technique

Graphite with pen and ink on paper

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Artists of the Civil War- anonymous. December 1862 (?). Boat bridge left, small gunboat right, people on shore foreground; low hills.

Inscription

LL in ink: title and Built by Co 1 6th Reg. Wis. Vol./ in one day; LR: Sketched by Henry-- (illegible)/ Gun Boat Freeborn. Other notes

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