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"Folly's Battery" near the light house, Charleston Harbor, South Carolina

Item Information

Title:
"Folly's Battery" near the light house, Charleston Harbor, South Carolina
Description:
Fast sketch.
Artist:
Crane, W. T
Date:
1858
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Genre:
art original
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
The Becker Collection
Subjects:
Fortification
South Carolina
Charleston
History
Palmer
Boats
American
1800-1899
1861-1865
1860-1870
Places:
South CarolinaCharleston (county)Charleston
Charleston Harbor (S.C.)
Extent:
1 art original : graphite with grey wash on brown wove paper ; 6 x 8.5 in.
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Recto: "2 col // Beach // 'Folly's Batter' near the light House Charleston Harbor S.C. // sketch'd by Private A.P. Palmer of Co. E. 21st S.C.V. just escaped from Charleston."
Verso: no text.
Condition: Horizontal and vertical folds; dog ears at lower corners; ink stain upper right; pin holes at center.
Original drawing location: CW-WC-SC-NDs (Box 6.)
Electronic reproduction. Chestnut Hill, Mass. : Becker Project, 2005. Created from a photographic reproduction of the original drawing.
Original drawings and photographic reproductions. Becker Archive, Boston College Fine Arts Dept.
Identifier:
(Becker)CW-WC-SC-NDs