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Baxter's Philadelphia Fire Zouaves Being Reviewed by President Lincoln at the White House, Washington, D. C.

Baxter's Philadelphia Fire Zouaves Being Reviewed by President Lincoln at the White House, Washington, D. C.
Title
Baxter's Philadelphia Fire Zouaves Being Reviewed by President Lincoln at the White House, Washington, D. C.
Date 
Early September 1861
Medium 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 3/8 x 9 3/8 in. (21.3 x 23.8 cm)
Description 
Civil War Drawings Collection. Reproduced in Phillip Van Doren Stern, They were There: The Civil War in Action as Seen by its Combat Artists (New York: Crown, 1959), pg. 36, pl. 34 and in Roberta J.M. Olson, Drawn By New York: Six Centuries of Watercolors and Drawings from the N-YHS (London: Giles, 2008), 310-311.
Credit Line 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Object Number 
1945.580.38
Inscriptions 
Inscribed along lower edge in graphite: "The Philadelphia Fire Zouaves being reviewed / by President Lincoln --Wanslley -- RN[orPM?] --"; verso inscribed at left vertically: "The Large Envelopes ar all used up."
Provenance 
John T. Kavanaugh Collection, Rutherford, New Jersey, 1945
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group