Out post of the Army of the Potomac: A scouting party on night reconnoiter

1861
Alfred Wordworth Thompson (American, 1840–1896)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 1004

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 31.9 cm (9 3/8 x 12 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.875

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash on gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Repr.: wood engr. in Harper’s Weekly, Nov. 16, 1861. p. 726; text p. 732

Inscription

Lower left in graphite pencil: Alfd. Thompson; center: title and notes

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