Gunboat "Ottawa"

Unidentified artist, American, 19th century, Possibly by Bambrick (active in Tennessee, 1860s)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0895

Dimensions

Image: 23.0 x 34.1 cm (9 1/16 x 13 7/16 in.) Sheet: 24.9 x 34.6 cm (9 13/16 x 13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.803

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Anonymous Artists of the Civil War- Composite picture of nine sketches in three rows.

Inscription

Titles written in graphite below each drawing. Left to right: Engine Room, Jack, Quarter Dect/ Berth Deck, Gunboat "Ottawa," Cabin/ Forecastle's Pride, Deck During Action, XI Inch Shell.

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