Inscribed recto, on mount, upper left, in graphite: "3"; recto, upper left, on image, in graphite: "1st [underlined] Ponsonby"; recto, upper right, on image, in graphite: "2 / Pearson"; recto, right center, on image, in graphite: "Markham / 3"; recto, on mount, lower left, in black ink: "Sir HY. FK. Ponsonby 1825-1895 General / Thomas Hook Pearson 1806-1892 General / Frederick Markham 1805-1855 General / com? attack on Redan"; recto, on mount, lower right, in black ink: "Taken on the freed / Crimea 1854-5 74 / 20"; inscribed verso, upper left, in graphite: "J. Bowles / Admiral"
19.3 × 15.7 cm (image/paper); 28.9 × 21.8 cm (mount)
Gift of Mrs. Everett Kovler
Extended information about this artwork
Art Institute of Chicago, “Seldom Seen Photographs from the Permanent Collection,” June 5, 1976-August 15, 1976.
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