Auction 107, Lot 596

"[Lot of 2 - Civil War]", Forbes, Edward

Subject: Military

Period: 1876 (dated)


Color: Black & White

16 x 10.8 inches
40.6 x 27.4 cm

Exceptional pair of original Civil War etchings by Edward Forbes, each signed and titled in the plate. Trading for coffee and tobacco - Between the fortified lines during a Truce and the famous, poignant image of Home, sweet Home.


Condition: A

Fine impression with wide original margins.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/9/2004