View of the Mountain Region ( the seat of war in Western Virginia) from the Summit of Limestone Mountain

1861
Alfred Wordworth Thompson (American, 1840–1896)


Place Depicted: Summit of Limestone Mountain, West Virginia, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 1007

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.3 x 36.5 cm (9 9/16 x 14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.877

Medium or Technique

Graphite, pen and ink, and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Repr.: wood engr. in Harper’s Weekly, Nov, 23, 1861. p. 748

Inscription

Upper center in graphite pencil: title; left: Alfd. Thompson.

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