Mounting guns on the new earthworks between Alexandria and Washington

1860–65
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0897

Dimensions

Image: 23.3 x 32.7 cm (9 3/16 x 12 7/8 in.) Sheet: 24.6 x 33.3 cm (9 11/16 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.818

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Artists of the Civil War- Tripod with pulley in center hoisting cannon.

Inscription

LL in graphite: title with some crossed out

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