Coastal Survey by Union Soldiers

July 1863
L. Finger (American, active in 1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0947

Dimensions

Sheet: 23 x 31.7 cm (9 1/16 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

57.319

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor, framed in pen and black ink

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Civil War Drawing. Group of soldiers surveying on beach, one holding umbrella over drafting board. Horses and wagon behind right; hill crowned with fort in background.

Inscription

Inscribed on rock lower left in pen and ink: L. finger / July '63

Provenance

Collection of William Gould, Windham (label on frame). Gift of Maxim Karolik, for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings and Prints, 1800-1875

Credit Line

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