Scenes on the Battlefield of Antietam, Maryland, September 17, 1862

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date: September 17, 1862

artist: A.R. Waud

Depicts General Joseph K. Mansfield's Corps in the upper segment. On this day, General Mansfield lost his life - shot through the chest on his horse during the engagement.

double page wood engraving – matted

Harper's Weekly

14 x 20 ½″  mat: 18 x 24″

Alfred Waud (1828 – 1891) joined Harper’s from the Illustrated London News in 1861. His detailed Civil War sketches are noted for their dramatic intensity and he is regarded as one of the pre-eminent artist/journalists of the era.

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