River view from Vicksburg
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 9.5 x 25.1 cm (3 3/4 x 9 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite on paper
Not On View
Figure standing before the river. Drawing for wood engraving for E. King’s “The Great South,” p. 288.
Inscribed lower right: View from National Cemetery at Vicksburg / showing bend of the river
Annotated on verso: National Cemetery at Vicksburg / The great south / p. 288
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875