Grant's First Attack at Vicksburg

May 19, 1863
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0885

Dimensions

Sheet: 50.8 x 59.1 cm (20 x 23 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

61.362

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Artists of the Civil War. Battery moving into action from left; band in wagon drawn by white horses in foreground center. Infantry and cavalry left, under fire; the city in distance center.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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