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Col. Starkweather with his Wisconsin Regiment at Battle of Hoke's Run

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Inscription

Inscribed on verso in graphite: Col. Starkweather with his Wisconsin regt. deploying as / skirmishers at the Battle of Hoke's Run. I will send / description with my next. There is every probability / of a battle soon. / (signed) Theo. R. Davis.

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

1861

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0931

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.6 x 35.3 cm (10 1/16 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.846

Medium or Technique

Graphite with gray and white washes on paper

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