1864: Winslow Homer Civil War Print - Thanksgiving In The Army; Turkey Wishbone For Sale
“Thanksgiving-Day in the Army — After Dinner: The Wish-Bone.by WINSLOW HOMERHarper's Weekly — Dec. 3, 1864This is an attractive wood engraved single sheet from a Civil War issue of Harper's Weekly, the most popular illustrated paper in America during the second half of the 1800s. It is over 145 years old. This overall sheet measures 11 x 15 inches in size. It is in excellent condition, with only light tanning from age and a slight bit of wear along the edges.The engraving was drawn by WINSLOW HOMER, early in his career, when he was employed by Harper’s as an artist covering the Civil War. Most of his scenes of this genre were of the Union Army in its quieter times, in between battle actions. This print shows three Yankee soldiers relaxing after Thanksgiving dinner, pulling apart the wishbone from the turkey they’d just / HANDLING TERMS: Add a flat $ 3.95 for shipping/handling in the U.S. by 1st Class Mail. Pennsylvania residents add 6% tax. International shipping is $9.95 to Canada, or $15.95 to other foreign countries.I normally mail items within 24 hours of receiving payment. All items are returnable for a full refund if the buyer is unsatisfied for any reason.p2230
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1864: Winslow Homer Civil War Print - Thanksgiving In The Army; Turkey Wishbone: $20