The Mississippi in Time of War

1862
Fanny Palmer (American (born in England), 1812–1876), Produced for Currier and Ives (American, 1857–1904)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik 0603

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.9 x 71.4 cm (18 1/16 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2450

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and colored crayons over graphite on gray wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Boats on fire in river.

Inscription

Signed lower left in black ink: F F P / 1862

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport, RI; 1953, gift to MFA. (Accession date: November 12, 1953)

Credit Line

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