"[Lot of 4] Grant in the Wilderness [and] Sherman at Atlanta [and] Rosecrans at Stone River [and] Buell at Pittsburg Landing", Forbes, Edwin
Subject: Military - Civil War
Period: 1890 (published)
Publication: Thirty Years After: An Artist's Story...
Color: Black & White
7.8 x 10 inches
19.8 x 25.4 cm
Nice early half-tone prints of these great Civil War generals. From 1862 to 1864, Forbes followed the Army of the Potomac as staff artist for Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. This moving work characterizes his important drawings from the war in a series of fine etchings. Included in this lot are: Grant in the Wilderness, Sherman at Atlanta, Rosecrans at Stone River, and Buell at Pittsburg Landing.