U.S. Transport John Brooke on the Potomac below Washington

Nov. 1864
Edward Lamson Henry (American, 1841–1919)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0962

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.1 x 45.9 cm (9 7/8 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3854

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Side-wheeler with two stacks, moving to left.

Inscription

In graphite pencil lower left: "U.S. Transport on the Potomac below Washington, / - During the War 1861-1865-"
In graphite pencil lower right: "E L Henry Nov 1864/ Drawing made from a small boat/ on the River"

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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