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Entrance of the Fifty-Fifth Massachusetts Regiment (Colored) into Charleston, South Carolina, Feb. 21, 1865

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Inscription

LR scratched: Th. Nast

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift 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

1865

  • Thomas Nast, American (born in Landau, Germany), 1840–1902
Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0984

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.2 x 54.0 cm (14 1/4 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.940

Medium or Technique

Oil over brush and brown wash, with graphite underdrawing, on heavy wove paper

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