View of Urbanna, on the Rappahannock River, Virginia

1861–65
Alfred Wordworth Thompson (American, 1840–1896)


Place Depicted: Urbanna, Virginia, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 1008

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.4 x 32.4 cm (7 1/4 x 12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.885

Medium or Technique

Graphite and gray washes with blue and white chalk on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

On left: Now Taylor House, soldiers’ tents in foreground.
Repr.: wood engr. in Harper’s Weekly, Dec. 14, 1861. p. 791

Inscription

Lower center in graphite pencil: title; right: Alfd Thompson

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