Convalescents from Fortress Monroe on the Way to Join Their Regiments via Washington

October 1862
Johannes Adam Simon Oertel (American (born in Furth, Bavaria), 1823–1909)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0985

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 29 cm (9 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1631

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and wash on laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Troops, some walking, a few on horseback, while onlookers watch.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite: J.A. Oertel / Oct. 1862.; lower center: Convalescents from Fortress Monroe, on the way to join their / regiments, via Washington.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

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