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Auction 99, Lot 553

"[Lot of 25 Civil War prints]", Harper Bros.

Subject: Military

Period: 1863-65 (circa)

Publication: Harper's Weekly and Harper's History of the Great Rebellion

Color: Black & White

See Description

Nice lot of prints showing battle scenes, prisons, maritime scenes, town and city views. Includes the following full-page views: "View of Richmond, VA..." (two variations); "The Battle of Gettysburg…" (by Edwin Forbes); "Battle of Munfordville, KY…"; "The Federal Army Entering Richmond, VA…" (two variations); "Fort Pulaski…"; "White House Landing..."; "Battle of Pea Ridge, Ark…; "Return of Kautz's Calvary"; "Bombardment of Fort Hatteras…"( 2 copies); "The Fight at Philippi, VA…"; and "Five Locomotives Built at Vicksburg, MISS…". Plus numerous good half and quarter-page images. Plus two maps: "Plan of the Battle of Shiloh…" and "Map of Mobile Harbor…" Terrific Civil War set. Together 25 sheets, 12 x 17" and smaller.


Condition: A

Condition is generally very good. Some light toning and marginal tears or chips, as is generally the case.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $190

Closed on 6/12/2002