Lot 7: Confederate dead, 2 views by O'Sullivan, C. 1864 by Gardner, published by Philp and Solomons
29 October 2016
Yonkers, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Confederate dead, 2 views by O'Sullivan, C. 1864 by Gardner, published by Philp and Solomons.No. 722. "Confederate Soldiers Laid Out for Burial, on the Morning of the 20th May, 1864, at Mrs. Allsop's, Pine Forest, Three Miles from Spotsylvania Court House, Va." This very rare view shows their faces clearly.No 724, "1st Mass. Heavy Artillery Burying the Dead at Mrs. Allsop's House.... After the Battle of 19th May, 1864." This view is unfortunately quite light, though the details can be made out.
Condition Report: [2+], [2-]