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U.S.S. "Bienville" W.G.B. SQN.

Inscription

Inscribed in wash lower left: New Orleans, SEpt. 21st 1864 - Inscribed in wash lower center: U.S.S. "Bienville." W.G.B. Sq'n. / Second Class. Paddle wheel. 11 guns. 1,558 tonnage. Inscribed in wash lower right: Castle

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875

1864

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0916

Accession Number

57.314

Medium or Technique

Graphite and gray wash on paper

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