Antique Civil War Original Drawing By Nellie Criddle
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.
Artist / Maker
M (up to 30 in.)
Americana, Folk Art
American Civil War
The old Episcopal Church at Hamilton Va. Destroyed by the rebels