Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

[Detachment of 50th N.Y. Volunteer Engineers, Pontoon Wagon and Saddle Boat]

Artist:
Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American, born Ireland, 1840–1882)
Date:
ca. 1864
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 6 3/4 × 8 7/8 in. (17.1 × 22.5 cm) Mount: 12 in. × 17 13/16 in. (30.5 × 45.2 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1199
Not on view
Inscription: [no inscriptions or annotations visible]
Alfred R. Waud Collection; [Rinhart Galleries, Inc., Colebrook, Connecticut, October 8, 1976]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Waud was an artist whose wood engravings appeared in Harper's Weekly and other periodicals of the 1860s and 70s, Waud used photographs as his source.
Related Objects

Signal Tower, Cobb's Hill, Appomattox River

Artist: Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American, born Ireland, 1840–1882) Date: 1864 Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negative Accession: 33.65.355 On view in:Not on view

Fort Sedgwick in front of Petersburg

Artist: Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American, born Ireland, 1840–1882) Date: 1864 Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negative Accession: 33.65.338 On view in:Not on view

Fort Sedgwick

Artist: Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American, born Ireland, 1840–1882) Date: 1864 Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negative Accession: 33.65.335 On view in:Not on view

[Fort Sedgwick]/[Fort Price]. Brady album, p. 27

Artist: Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American, born Ireland, 1840–1882) Date: 1861–65 Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negative Accession: 33.65.348 On view in:Not on view

Confederate Fortifications, Petersburg

Artist: Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American, born Ireland, 1840–1882) Date: 1864 Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negative Accession: 33.65.365 On view in:Not on view