Print # 28, Cave life in Vicksburg during the Siege

Object Number: 
PR.010.1.30
Date: 
1863
Medium: 
Etching
Dimensions: 
Paper: 7 13/16 x 10 7/16 in. (19.8 x 26.5 cm) Image: 4 3/4 x 6 15/16 in. (12.1 x 17.6 cm) Mat: 10 3/8 x 13 7/8 in. (26
Description: 
Well dressed woman is shown praying in a furnished cave space. A crucifix is on the wall, the cave opening looks out on to the town.
Bibliography: 
Holzer, Harold and The New-York Historical Society. "The Civil War in 50 Objects." New York: Viking, 2013.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library, Confederate War Etchings File
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group