Antique Civil War ORIGINAL PENCIL DRAWING By Nellie Criddle
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  • Original Historic Antique Civil War Drawing By Nellie Criddle | Graphite on Paper | Signed and Dated 1863 in Pencil | Housed in an original period gilt frame | Measures 16″ x 13″ | This original pencil drawing depicts the Episcopal Church in Hamilton, VA. | Written in the lower margin is, “The old Episcopal Church at Hamilton Va. Destroyed by the rebels. Nellie Criddle. Ithaca. July 24th 1863. Ny.” | Nellie Criddle was a member of the Ithaca Academy c.1863.

    Provenance: This drawing is from the estate of a very well-known and well-respected lifetime Civil War collector in Upstate New York. This antique framed original pencil drawing shows nicely with mild toning, foxing and age. Generally well maintained and in good condition.

  • Weight

    3lb.

    Height

    13"

    Width

    16"

    Depth

    2"

    Weight

    3lb.

    Height

    13"

    Width

    16"

    Depth

    2"

    Artist / Maker

    Nellie Criddle

    Date

    19th Century

    Frame

    Yes

    Kind

    Drawings

    Medium

    Graphite

    Origin

    American

    Other

    Glass Covering

    Size

    M (up to 30 in.)

    Style

    Americana, Folk Art

    Subject

    American Civil War

    Support

    Paper

    Title

    The old Episcopal Church at Hamilton Va. Destroyed by the rebels