Lot 13: North Anna, 3 views by O’Sullivan. c. 1864 by Gardner. Published Philp & Solmons, credit O’Sullivan.
October 29, 2016
Yonkers, NY, USALive Auction
Description: North Anna, 3 views by O’Sullivan. C. 1864 by Gardner. Published Philp & Solomon, credit O’Sullivan.No. 746, “Canvas Pontoon Bridge across the North Anna… constructed by the 50th N.Y. V. Engineers at Jericho Mills, where the 5thCorps under Gen. Warren Crossed 23d My 1864. View from North Bank looking across Stream.” Supply wagons in lower left, soldiers on both sides. Soil, small stain on top of right view. [2+]No. 747. Jericho Mills from North Bank of North Anna…. “ Light with soil. No. 748. Jericho Mills from South Bank….. “. This title is written in modern pencil. The incorrect label for No. 784 is crossed out. This is a closer view of a similar scene to No. 746.
Condition Report: Slight wear to mount corners.