Auction 108, Lot 648

"Second Battle of Bull Run, Fought Friday August 29, Between the National Forces Commanded by Major-General Pope, and the Rebel Forces Led by Generals Lee, Jackson and Longstreet", Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper

Subject: Military

Period: 1862 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21 x 14 inches
53.3 x 35.6 cm

Terrific wood engraved view of the famous Civil War battle. Beautifully rendered and filled with action of the battle with canon bursts, flag waving, horses prancing and men in hand-to-hand combat. This image was issued as two separate double page sheets. Easily joined to make a remarkable engraving that would be over 40 inches wide.

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Condition: A

Good impression and nice later coloring.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 9/29/2004

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