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Auction 99, Lot 554

"[Lot of 18 Civil War Engravings]", Various

Subject: Military

Period: 1866 (published)

Publication: The History of the Civil War in America…

Color: Black & White

7.6 x 4.5 inches
19.3 x 11.4 cm

Eighteen nice steel engravings from this work by John S.C. Abbott. Includes four plates with groups of portraits of Union Generals and opponents of slavery; seven single portraits including McClellan, Fremont, Scott, Grant and Douglas; and seven battle scenes including the Capture of New Orleans, Battle of Pittsburgh Landing and the Battle Between the Monitor and the Merimac.


Condition: B

Condition varies from good to fair with some foxing and damp stains.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $80

Closed on 6/12/2002