Cotton Depot, Memphis Landing, Tennessee

1862
David Hunter Strother (American, 1816–1888)


Place Depicted: Memphis, Tennesse, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0998

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.2 x 35.1 cm (9 1/8 x 13 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.871

Medium or Technique

Pen and gray wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

wood engr. in Harper’s Weekly, March 15, 1862. p. 172, text p. 171

Inscription

Lower right in graphite: Cotton Depot on the Bluff at the Memphis Landing. / Tennesse.

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