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U.S. Transport John Brooke on the Potomac below Washington

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Inscription

In graphite pencil lower left: "U.S. Transport on the Potomac below Washington, / - During the War 1861-1865-" In graphite pencil lower right: "E L Henry Nov 1864/ Drawing made from a small boat/ on the River"

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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

Nov. 1864

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0962

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.1 x 45.9 cm (9 7/8 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3854

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors