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"Virginia" W.G.B. Squadron

Inscription

Inscribed lower center: "VIRGINIA". Fourth Class. Screw. 7 guns. 581 Tonnage / W.G.B. Squadron / (Formerly a [something illegible] manner) Inscribed lower right: New Orleans, Aug. 30th 1864

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) 0915

Accession Number

57.315

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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