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At the Drop of the Hat

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Inscription

Signed center right: Teho.R. Davis; Inscribed below: At The drop of the hat; lower right: Gen'l. Sherman / camp home -; on a box in a tent: W.T. Sherman /U.S.A.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA November 12, 1959

Credit Line

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

1861–65

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0940

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.8 x 17.4 cm (4 5/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.932

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

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