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Major Dix at the Battle of Buena Vista

mid-19th century
Henry Warren (American, born in England, active about 1822–1860), Engraved by James Charles Armytage (about 1820–1897)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 706

Dimensions

Sheet a: 20.0 x 26.8 cm (7 7/8 x 10 9/16 in.) (laid down) Image b:11.7 x 17.0 cm (4 5/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.331a-b

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over Pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Mexican War subject. 61.331b is engraving of the subject by Armytage

Inscription

LR in wash: H. Warren

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift 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