Martinsburg, VA: Troops Leaving for Harper's Ferry

1861
Alfred Wordworth Thompson (American, 1840–1896)


Place of Creation: Martinsburg, Virginia, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 1002

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.12 x 27.3 cm (8 5/16 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.880

Medium or Technique

Graphite and gray washes on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

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

Inscription

Upper left in graphite pencil: title; lower left: Alfd Thompson

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