The Hospital (Battle of the Wilderness)

Title

The Hospital (Battle of the Wilderness)

Abstract

Developed landscape with figures.

Date

May 6, 1864

Transcription

Recto: "Burnside arriving."
Verso: "The Hospital // Wilderness // [different hand] Friday's fight // Army of the Potomac // Bringing in the Wounded."

Condition

Good. Central fold and some smudging.

Medium

graphite on wove paper

Dimensions

10 x 6.5 in.

Genre

Graphite drawings--American--1860-1870

Coordinates

38.3094059, -77.6561004

Source

Original drawing location: CW-JB-VA-5/6/64c (Box 1.)

URI

http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4555

Ref. Number

(Becker)CW-JB-VA-5/6/64c

Citation

Becker, Joseph, 1841-1910, “The Hospital (Battle of the Wilderness),” The Becker Collection, accessed December 4, 2020, https://beckercollection.bc.edu/items/show/2953.