The Advance Guard of the Grand Army of the United States Crossing the Long Bridge over the Potomac at 2 a.m. on May 24, 1861, from Harper's Weekly, June 8, 1861

  • Winslow Homer, The Advance Guard of the Grand Army of the United States Crossing the Long Bridge over the Potomac at 2 a.m. on May 24, 1861, from Harper's Weekly, June 8, 1861, 1861, wood engraving on paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Ray Austrian Collection, Gift of Beatrice L. Austrian, Caryl A. Austrian and James A. Austrian, 1996.63.43

Title
The Advance Guard of the Grand Army of the United States Crossing the Long Bridge over the Potomac at 2 a.m. on May 24, 1861, from Harper's Weekly, June 8, 1861
Artist
Attributed to Winslow Homer
Date
1861
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
image: 9 1/4 x 13 1/4 in. (23.5 x 33.7 cm) irregular
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

The Ray Austrian Collection, Gift of Beatrice L. Austrian, Caryl A. Austrian and James A. Austrian

Mediums Description
wood engraving on paper
Classifications
Keywords
  • History – United States – Civil War
  • Landscape – river – Potomac River
  • Occupation – military – soldier
  • Architecture – bridge
  • Landscape – time – night
Object Number
1996.63.43
Palette
Linked Open Data
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