Great Naval Combat between the Federal Fleet and thh Batteries at Port Hudson, Louisiana

March 14, 1863
John R. Hamilton (American, active in 1863–1867)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0956

Dimensions

Image: 34.9 x 51.8 cm (13 3/4 x 20 3/8 in.) Sheet: 39.8 x 54.3 cm (15 11/16 x 21 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2447

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

On the night of Saturday March 14th, 1863

Inscription

L margin left in graphite: J. R. Hamilton; center: title and date

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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