AMERICAN SCHOOL (19TH CENTURY) CIVIL WAR HISTORICAL PORTRAIT SKETCH, pencil and ink on paper, depicting a gentleman in profile sporting mutton chops and mustache. Signed "Rogers" (twice) and inscribed "Capt. W. White" at bottom edge. Housed under glass in a 19th-century figured maple frame (not laid down). Circa 1860-1865. 7 3/8" x 4 7/8" sight, 9 3/4" x 7 1/4" OA. Provenance: Property of a private Virginia collector.
Very good as-found condition with minor toning, foxing, and fold lines. Wear and small losses to edges.