Christies: Photography of the Civil War: Property from The Metropolitan Museum of Art - bidstart 9/24, 19957, New York

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Auction Date
10/07/2021 - 10/07/2021
Page Size: 168 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1attributed to TIMOTHY H. O'SULLIVAN (1840-1882)

View on Appomattox River, Virginia, 1864

1864USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,250.00
2possibly by GEORGE N. BARNARD (1819-1902)

[View of a Soldier Watering his Horse] Bull Run, Blackburn's Ford, Virginia, c. 1861-1862

c. 1861-1862USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 7,500.00
3attributed to GEORGE BARNARD (1819–1902)

Gorge, Lookout Mountain, Georgia, 1864-1866

1864-1866USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,250.00
4ANDREW JOSEPH RUSSELL (1830-1902)

Pontoon Bridge Across James River, Virginia, June 1864

1864USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 8,125.00
5EGBERT GUY FOWX (born, 1821)

Pontoon Bridge on James River, Deep Bottom, Virginia, 1864-1865

1864-1865USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 5,250.00
6formerly attributed to MATHEW B. BRADY (1823?-1896)

Transport Steamer Clinch, Tennessee River, Near Chattanooga, Tennessee, 1863-1864

1863-1864USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 2,000.00
7EGBERT GUY FOWX (born 1821)

Sailors Working on Anvil and Deck of U.S.S. Saugus, James River, Virginia, 1864-1865

1864-1865USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
8possibly by TIMOTHY H. O'SULLIVAN (1840-1882)

Distant View of Landing, Belle Plain, Virginia, 1864

1864USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 7,500.00
9TIMOTHY H. O'SULLIVAN (1840-1882)

Union Signal Corp Reconnoitering Confederate Positions from the Eastern Slope of Cedar Mountain, South of the Rapidan RIver, Virginia, March 1864

1864USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,625.00
10TIMOTHY H. O'SULLIVAN (1840-1882)

Poplar Grove Church, Near Petersburg, Virginia, [Built by the 50th Regiment New York Volunteer Engineers], 1865

1865USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
11Attributed to GEORGE N. BARNARD (1819-1902)

Bridge Across Tennessee River at Chattanooga, 1863-1865

1863-1865USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
12attributed to TIMOTHY H. O'SULLIVAN (1840-1882)

Signal Tower at Point of Rocks, Appomattox River, Virginia, 1864

1864USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,875.00
13formerly attributed to MATHEW B. BRADY (1823?-1896)

Keystone Battery, Pennsylvania Light Artillery, 1862-1863

1862-1863USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,250.00
14attributed to ANDREW JOSEPH RUSSELL (1830-1902)

Interior View of Fort Brady with Parrott Guns, near Dutch Gap, Virginia, 1861-1865

1861-1865USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
15attributed to TIMOTHY H. O'SULLIVAN (1840-1882)

Ditch and Chevaux-de-frise, Fort Sedgwick, in Front of Petersburg, Virginia, April 2, 1865

1865USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
16attributed to TIMOTHY H. O'SULLIVAN (1840-1882)

The "Mine," Petersburg, Virginia, 1864

1864USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 15,000.00
17attributed to TIMOTHY H. O'SULLIVAN (1840-1882)

Breastworks, Interior of Fort Sedgwick, in Front of Petersburg, Virginia, April 2, 1865

1865USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
18attributed to THOMAS C. ROCHE (1826-1895)

Dead Confederate Soldier in the Trenches of Fort Mahone, Petersburg, Virginia, April 3, 1865

1865USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 5,250.00
19Possibly by GEORGE N. BARNARD (1819-1902)

[Repairing Orange and Alexandria Rail Road Near Catlett's Station, After its Destruction by the Confederates], 1863

1863USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,250.00
20formerly attributed to MATHEW B. BRADY (1823?-1896)

Convalescent Camp near Alexandria, Virginia, 1861-1865

1861-1865USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 10,625.00
21MATHEW B. BRADY (1823?-1896)

Private James P. Bonnet and Unidentified Members of the 22nd New York State Militia in their Tent Camp, Near Harper's Ferry, Virginia, 1862

1862USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,250.00
22attributed to TIMOTHY H. O'SULLIVAN (1840-1882)

Gettysburg from the West. [The Town of Gettysburg, view from Seminary Ridge], 1863

1863USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 4,375.00
23formerly attributed to MATHEW B. BRADY (1823?-1896)

Gettysburg from the West, 1863

1863USD 500.00 - 1,000.00USD 5,000.00
24formerly attributed to MATHEW B. BRADY (1823?-1896)

Battlefield of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania [Scene of General Reynold's Death, The Eastern Edge of McPherson's Woods, view looking towards Seminary Ridge], July 1863

1863USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 10,000.00
25formerly attributed to MATHEW B. BRADY (1823?-1896)

Distant View of Arsenal, Washington, D.C., 1862-1865

1862-1865USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,250.00
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