Winter Scene in Camp Lafayette, Rolla, Missouri

Title

Winter Scene in Camp Lafayette, Rolla, Missouri

Abstract

Small camp scene; assoc. w/CW-HL-MO-12/20/61 because of location.

Artist

Date

December 1861

Transcription

Recto: "5-9 3/8. // Snow Scene. // Even gray sky. Snow now has depth at 2 inches. // Camp Lafayette, Rolla. // The Furnaces of the 13th Illinois (outside chimneys). // Winter scene in Camp Lafayette near Rolla, Mo. 13th Ill. Vol. Gen. Wyman's Division."
Verso: no text.

Condition

Vertical and horizontal folds; ripping along bottom margin; dog ears; stains in upper corners.

Medium

graphite on wove paper

Dimensions

7.25 x 9.5 in.

Genre

Graphite drawings--American--1860-1870

Coordinates

37.948544, -91.7715303

Source

Original drawing location: CW-HL-MO-12/61 (Box 5.)

URI

http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4496

Ref. Number

(Becker)CW-HL-MO-12/61

Collection

Citation

Lovie, Henri, “Winter Scene in Camp Lafayette, Rolla, Missouri,” The Becker Collection, accessed August 15, 2020, https://beckercollection.bc.edu/items/show/2017.