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A Federal Major of the 33rd

1800–99
J. Brooker (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0911

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.5 x 22.9 cm (6 7/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

60.803

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Civil War. Officer on horseback and guard and in front of tent among trees. American flag waving above. Framed in graphite.

Inscription

On tent flat in graphite: MAJOR / 33rd / Platsin
Lower right: J. B OOKER, del.-

Markings

Upper center: two oval blind stamps, A.P. Co.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1960

Credit Line

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