Leesburg Bridge over the Potomac below Harper's Ferry- Now Held By The Virginians

about 1861
Alfred Wordworth Thompson (American, 1840–1896)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 1001

Dimensions

24.13 x 32.38 cm (9 1/2 x 12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.878

Medium or Technique

Graphite with gray and white wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Repr.: wood engr. in Harper’s Weekly, June 29, 1861. p. 405; text p. 406.

Inscription

Lower right in graphite pencil: Alfd Thompson; upper right: title; lower left: blind stamp, shielf with caduceus and E B

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