Watercolor and graphite on paper
Overall: 11 x 9 in. ( 27.9 x 22.9 cm )
mat: 18 x 14 in. ( 45.7 x 35.6 cm )
inscriptions: Inscribed bottom: H. Balling/ Oct 10th, 1864 P.J. Hudson ADB etc
Signed and inscribed at left under bust in graphite: "H. Balling / Oct. 10th, 1864."; at lower left: "This water color represents / Col Peter Hudson late of General / Grant's staff A.W. Edsten / Wash DC July 1 -- 87"; at lower right: "P.J. Hudson A.D.C.J sent Genl / Grant /; Iowa"
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