Battery in action near Rosecran's Headquarters
Attributed to Alexander Simplot (American, 1837–1914)
Karolik (Civil War) 0994
Sheet: 17.6 x 27.15 cm (6 15/16 x 10 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite on paper
Not On View
Cannons of battery in foreground, prisoners’ quarters and teamsters left, town in distance.
Lower right, graphite pencil: The Enemy near Rosecran's Headquarters. Lower left, graphite pencil: Prisoners' quarters. Lower center, graphite pencil: Teamsters and Stragglers Leaving the Town in a Panic. B't'rm Williams and Rolinell (?). On back, ink: Simplot from Corinth.
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875