“The Battle of First Manassas” Art Print Signed by the Artist, James Thomas Neumann.
Lot 728. “The Battle of First Manassas” Art Print Signed by the Artist, James Thomas Neumann. Detailed artwork by Neumann represents intense fighting at 2:30 p.m. on July 21, 1861, near Manassas, VA - only 30 miles away from Washington, D.C. in the first major battle of the Civil War. Union forces called it the First Battle of Bull Run. Whatever the designation, the battle ended with a Confederate victory that dashed Union expectations and hopes that a war with the South could be easily won. The print, approximately 28.5” x 20.5”, is mint and framed to 31” x 23”. It is from the Southern Historical Art Chronology Series “Chronology of the Civil War: Year 1861.” Neumann’s pencil signature is mint 9. Winning Bid $35.