coming Dec. 5, 2013! Brief Encounter, depicting Middleburg, Virginia, in the midst of the Civil War in February 1863, shows a poignant scene in one of the most important locations of the War.
The second painting, The Fighting 69th: Gen. Meagher and the Irish Brigade perfectly encapsulates the courage and honor of the "Fighting Irish" at the battle of Fredericksburg.
|Brief Encounter, Middleburg, Virginia, February 1863|
|The Fighting 69th: Gen. Meagher and the Irish Brigade, Fredericksburg, Virginia, December 2, 1862|
MORT KÜNSTLER (American, b. 1931)
The Fighting 69th: General Meagher and the Irish Brigade, Fredericksburg, Virginia,
December 2, 1862
Signed and dated ©MKünstler '98 - signed and dated again and inscribed with title (on the stretcher)
Oil on canvas
26" x 48"
Estimated Price: $30,000-$50,000
Heritage Auctions American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture Signature Auction,
Thursday, December 5, 2013
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