Lieut. R.M. Mason...reading the President's Proclamation...
Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)
Karolik (Civil War) 0880
Sheet: 8.9 x 25.2 cm (3 1/2 x 9 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite pencil on paper
Not On View
Artists of the Civil War- Lieut. R.M. Mason… reading thePresident’s Proclamation to Rebel Deserters and Contrabands. Drawn on portions of Navy paymaster’s record sheets and mounted on another, with notes in graphite and brown ink.
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1960
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875