“Battle At Pittsburg, Tenn. On the 7th of April, 1862.” Cincinnati: Gibson & Co., 1862. 8 1/4 x 12 1/4. Lithograph. Original hand color. Old folds, small missing chip in top margin, and minor marginal tears; all expertly restored. Overall image (color and appearance) very good.
A popular print of the Civil War. These prints, issued by such firms as Currier & Ives and the Kelloggs, helped to fullfil the public demand for images of the war. While not based on first-hand drawings, these prints did provide the American public with one of their main sources of visual images of the war.