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Gallant charge of Gen. Rousseau's Brigade

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Inscription

LC in graphite: Gallant charge of Gen. Rousseaus Brig. recapturing our Batteries / a Lousiana Battery also killing Gen. Ruggles- Wounding & taking/ the REbell provisional Govenor Johnson who shortly after died.

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0876

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.6 x 22.4 cm (7 5/16 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.813

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash on paper

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