lower right on stone: B.53.; lower left verso in graphite by unknown hand: 58; lower right verso in graphite by unknown hand: 20.00
text at top on stone:
No 3. / NEW YORK STATE MILITIA. / PL.3.
text at bottom on stone:
Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1853, by Otto Boetticher, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of N.Y. / 1st Division. / 9th Regiment, / 3rd Brigade. / (Field Officer.) / Published by Otto Boetticher, 289 Broadway, N.Y.
(Bernard Conwell Carlitz, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania); Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1953; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art