Camp Sketches: Soldiers Playing at Ten Pins (Siege of Petersburg)

Title

Camp Sketches: Soldiers Playing at Ten Pins (Siege of Petersburg)

Abstract

Camp scene.

Date

September? 1864

Transcription

Recto: no text.
Verso: "Camp Sketches // Soldiers Playing at Ten Pins // [Signed] Joseph Becker."

Condition

Good; horizontal crease; stain on left margin.

Medium

graphite on wove paper

Dimensions

6.25 x 4.75 in.

Genre

Graphite drawings--American--1860-1870

Coordinates

37.2279279, -77.4019266999999

Source

Original drawing location: CW-JB-VA-9/64k (Box 1.)

URI

http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4590

Ref. Number

(Becker)CW-JB-VA-9/64k

Citation

Becker, Joseph, 1841-1910, “Camp Sketches: Soldiers Playing at Ten Pins (Siege of Petersburg),” The Becker Collection, accessed January 23, 2021, https://beckercollection.bc.edu/items/show/2983.