Wooded Scene of Duryea's Zouaves (5th New York Infantry) Marching Near Lake in Virginia

Object Number: 
1951.87
Date: 
1862
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache, glazing, and scratching out on heavy paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 7 7/8 in. ( 12.1 x 20 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "McIlvaine--1862"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left inside image in brown watercolor: "McIlvaine. 1862"; at lower left outside image in graphite: "in Viriginia, 1862 / By William MacIlvaine / of Duryea's Zoaves"
Gallery Label: 
The Civil War study was done by the artist while serving as a member of the 5th New York Volunteer Infantry (Duryee's Zouaves).
Credit Line: 
Purchase, Accessions Sales Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group