The Pontoon Bridges, ca. 1876

  • Edwin Forbes, American, 1839-1895

Etching printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Plate: 11 × 16 inches (27.9 × 40.6 cm) Sheet: 17 1/4 × 22 1/4 inches (43.8 × 56.5 cm)

Gift of Mrs. Harry W. Longstaff



Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Soldiers
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Pontoon bridges
  • Etching
  • United states

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: The Pontoon Bridges

Mrs. Harry W. Longstaff; 1974-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Edwin Forbes, The Pontoon Bridges, ca. 1876, etching printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. Harry W. Longstaff, F74.61.5.