A Bivouac Fire on the Potomac, from Harper's Weekly, December 21, 1861

  • Winslow Homer, A Bivouac Fire on the Potomac, from Harper's Weekly, December 21, 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, 1996.63.114

Title
A Bivouac Fire on the Potomac, from Harper's Weekly, December 21, 1861
Artist
Date
1861
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
image: 13 3/4 x 20 1/4 in. (34.9 x 51.4 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
  • Architecture Exterior – military – barracks
  • Architecture Exterior – other – campsite
  • Occupation – military – soldier
  • Recreation – dancing
  • History – United States – Civil War
  • Architecture – military – tent
  • Landscape – Virginia
  • Figure group – male
Object Number
1996.63.114
Palette
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