The Mortar Battery, Morehead City, North Carolina

1861–62
Angelo Wiser (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 1048

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 x 35.4 cm (6 1/2 x 13 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1757

Medium or Technique

Graphite on light green paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Dugout battery on bank of river foreground; ships and town in distance.

Inscription

Below in graphite: notes

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