Pensacola Bay, chart showing directions of fire

1861
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0874

Dimensions

Sheet: 34.3 x 41.4 cm (13 1/2 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.833

Medium or Technique

Pen and black and red ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Artists of the Civil War- Santa Rosa Island in foreground, shore line with forts beyond. Harper, 1861. p. 792-3

Inscription

UL in red ink: The red arrows show the principle directions of fire/ upon the different lines of the work. Other notes in black ink.

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