Lot 81: Carl (Carlos) Nebel (German)
December 2, 2016
New Orleans, LA, USALive Auction
Description: Carl (Carlos) Nebel (German, 1805-1855), "Assault on Contreras", 2 copies; "Storming of Chapultepec", hand-colored chromolithographs, from The War Between the United States and Mexico Illustrated, Embracing Pictorial Drawings of All Principal Conflicts, Philadelphia : 1851, sheet 17 1/4 in. x 23 in. (3 pcs.) Provenance: Gaspar Cusachs, entrepreneur, historian and collector, (1855-1929); The Gaspar Cusachs Collection, loaned to the Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, LA (c. 1909-2016).