Slaves concealing their master from a searching party

1861
Adalbert John ("V. Blada") Volck (American, 1828–1912)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 1020

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.2 x 22.4 cm (6 3/8 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1741

Medium or Technique

Pen over graphite on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Room with over turned chair in center; men on horseback outside door.

Inscription

LR in pen and black ink: A. J. Vlk. 1861

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875