The 9th Connecticut in Line of Battle in Government Cemetery

1860–96
Attributed to Alfred Wordworth Thompson (American, 1840–1896)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 1013

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.0 x 36.8 cm (10 1/4 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.876

Medium or Technique

Oil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Full moon shining on group of officers by tree left center and rows of soldiers right. Gravestones foreground.

Inscription

On verso in pen: title, drawn by Lieut. Thompson 13 Ch (?) and other 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