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A Rebel scout shooting a picket guard of the Federal Army near Jefferson City MO. on the 19th, August, 1861

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Inscription

Below in ink: title and Drawn by James A. Guirl

Marks

Center: illegible oval blind stampin cartouche

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) 0953

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.8 x 40.0 cm (9 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.854

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink on paper

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