The museum is closed at 5pm, but the outside grounds will be filled with lots of outdoor Noel Night activities until 9pm. 

A Night March, ca. 1876

  • Edwin Forbes, American, 1839-1895

Etching printed in brown ink on wove paper

  • Plate: 11 1/4 × 16 1/4 inches (28.6 × 41.3 cm) Sheet: 17 1/4 × 22 1/8 inches (43.8 × 56.2 cm)

Gift of Mrs. Harry W. Longstaff



Prints, Drawings & Photographs

Signed, in plate, lower left: E. Forbes Signed, in pencil, lower left: Mrs Edwin Forbes

Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Copy-righted 1876, by E. Forbes. Inscribed, lower right: A night march.

Mrs. Harry W. Longstaff

1974-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Edwin Forbes, A Night March, ca. 1876, etching printed in brown ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. Harry W. Longstaff, F74.61.16.