Convalescents from Fortress Monroe on the Way to Join Their Regiments via Washington
Johannes Adam Simon Oertel (American (born in Furth, Bavaria), 1823–1909)
Karolik (Civil War) 0985
Sheet: 23.8 x 29 cm (9 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite, brush and wash on laid paper
Not On View
Troops, some walking, a few on horseback, while onlookers watch.
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.
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875.
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875