"Mack of the Commercial"

May 1863
Theodore Russell Davis (American, 1840–1894)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0935

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.9 x 19.1 cm (5 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

59.931

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Boy and balking mule with a fence and corn field at left. Two men mounted on horses in background right.

Inscription

Signed middle left: Theo.R. Davis; Inscribed lower left: "MACK / of the Commericial"; bottom left corner: Port Gibson Fight May '63

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1959

Credit Line

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