Spot on Maryland Heights where the Union troops surrended

1862
Alfred R. Waud (American, 1828–1891)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 1042

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.7 x 26.4 cm (5 3/8 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.889

Medium or Technique

Graphite with white watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Possibly drawn in September, 1862. Lone sentry in foreground of rough country with tree stumps. Range of hills in distance.

Inscription

Lower edge in graphite pencil: title; right: Alf R Waud

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