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The Yankee Prison over the Pearl River, Jackson, Mississippi

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Inscription

Inscribed above: The Yankee Prison o'er the Pearl.

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

1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0948

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.1 x 20.2 cm (6 5/16 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.842

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash on blue ruled paper

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