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Camp Butler, Maryland

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Inscription

Reverse: CAMP BUTLER,/ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, MD./MAY 2d-11th 1861./- -/THE FIRST CAMP IN ACTIVE SERVICE,/OF THE FIFTH REGIMENT N.Y.S.N.G./- -

Provenance

The artist; with New York dealer; with Victor Spark, New York, 1944; to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I., 1944; to MFA, 1947, gift of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik.

Credit Line

Gift of Martha C. Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815–1865

about 1861

Dimensions

20.64 x 26.67 cm (8 1/8 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

47.1218

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

Collections

Americas

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