Going on Board the Steamer at Montgomery, Alabama; verso: sketch of a pig and profile of a man

Object Number: 
1945.580.41
Date: 
1861-65
Medium: 
Black ink and wash, graphite, and white lead pigment; brown ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/8 x 8 3/4 in. ( 13.7 x 22.2 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Verso inscribed at upper center in graphite: "going on board the boat / at Montgomery ala"
Description: 
Civil War Drawings Collection. Reproduced in Phillip Van Doren Stern, They were There: The Civil War in Action as Seen by its Combat Artists (New York: Crown, 1959), pg. 145, pl. 174
Credit Line: 
James B. Wilbur Fund
Provenance: 
John T. Kavanaugh Collection, Rutherford, New Jersey, 1945
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group