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Convalescents from Fortress Monroe on the Way to Join Their Regiments via Washington

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Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite: J.A. Oertel / Oct. 1862.; lower center: Convalescents from Fortress Monroe, on the way to join their / regiments, via Washington.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

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

October 1862

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0985

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 29 cm (9 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1631

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and wash on laid paper

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