A Hoosier Zouave, from a disassembled sketchbook

Object Number: 
X.297a
Date: 
c. 1861-65
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache, graphite, and white lead pigment on lined ledger paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 6 in. ( 19 x 15.2 cm ) mat: 14 x 11 in. ( 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Inscribed across top: gen Lew Wallaces Indiana Zouaves. Across bottom: The Hoosier Zouave in graphite lower right: F E Roansin
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed along upper edge in graphite: "Gen Lew. Wallaces Indiana Zouaves"; at lower center in brown ink: "The Hoosier Zouave"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group