View of New Kent, Court House, Virginia

1861–64
Lt. John Donaghy (American, 1838–1931)


Object Place: Virginia

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0946

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.3 x 30.8 cm (3 11/16 x 12 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.850

Medium or Technique

Graphite on ruled paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Troops marching in foreground left, towards courthouse right; country house on hill left.

Inscription

Inscribed in pen and ink upper right corner: view of New Kent Court House Va / Drawn by Lt. J Donaghy 103rd P.V.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given 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