Gallant charge of Gen. Rousseau's Brigade

Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0876

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.6 x 22.4 cm (7 5/16 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.813

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash on paper

Not On View

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Classifications

Drawings

Anonymous Artists of the Civil War. Battle of Shiloh, April 6, 1862. Union forces advancing under heavy fire.

Inscription

LC in graphite: Gallant charge of Gen. Rousseaus Brig. recapturing our Batteries / a Lousiana Battery also killing Gen. Ruggles- Wounding & taking/ the REbell provisional Govenor Johnson who shortly after died.

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