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Lieut. R.M. Mason...reading the President's Proclamation...

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0880

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.9 x 25.2 cm (3 1/2 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.800

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

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Artists of the Civil War- Lieut. R.M. Mason… reading thePresident’s Proclamation to Rebel Deserters and Contrabands. Drawn on portions of Navy paymaster’s record sheets and mounted on another, with notes in graphite and brown ink.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1960

Credit Line

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