Ref No.: (Becker)CW-HL-UK-NDa Artist: Lovie, Henri. Date: no date. Medium: graphite on wove paper ; Original Size: 8.75 x 13.75 in. Transcribed Text:
Recto: "The Head of the Canal. // Notes. The water on the far side of the levee is about 15 feet higher than the canal, everything overflowed except the embankment along the canal. // Steamboat No. 3 Champion. // Put in as many figures of lounging soldiers, officers, negroes etc standing along the levee (left hand side) and bank of canal as you want. // Negroes rafting boards. // Water canal."
Verso: no text.
Condition: Loss of paper on upper and left margins; sheet made up of three separate pieces pasted together, apparently at the time. Location: United States