Yorktown and York River--As Seen from Top of a Tree at Camp Winfield Scott

Unknown American, American


April 24, 1862

Watercolor and graphite on wove paper

Sheet: 7 1/16 × 10 13/16 in. (18 × 27.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in graphite, upper left: Yorktown & York River-as seen from top of a Tree at Camp Winfield Scott. April 24, 1862.

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam, Marks of Distinction, Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors from the Hood Museum of Art, Manchester, Vermont: Hudson Hills Press, 2005, ill. p. 248.


The `Old Print Shop, New York; sold to present collection, 1963.

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