Size: 32.9" x 24" (blank border included).
Media: Fine Art Canvas with coating against UV light.
Splendid Gettysburg battlefield map, battle fought on July 1, 2 and 3 (1863), which now has been printed in Fine Art Canvas, a historical American Civil War map Published by John B. Bachelder (also known as John Badger) and Printed by Endicott & Co., lith, N.Y. in c. 1863.
Description of the Map.
Gettysburg battlefield map, Battle fought at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1, 2 and 3 (1863) by the Federal and Confederate armies, commanded respectively by General G. G. Meade and General Robert E. Lee / Jno. B. Bachelder. Bird's-eye view on tinted paper showing the topography of the battlefield by the perspective of the drawing, shading and coloring. Drainage, vegetation, roads and streets, railroads, bridges, houses and names of residents, fences, points of interest on the battlefield, including designations of places where officers were killed or wounded, are indicated. The locations of the corps, divisions, brigades, etc. of both armies, with the names of commanding officers, are given in detail. Badge symbols are used to identify the Federal corps.
Original Title and Markings.
Endorsed (facsimile): "I am perfectly satisfied with the accuracy with which the topography is delineated and the position of the troops laid down." [Signed] Geo. G. Meade, Maj. Gen. of Vols. comd. A. P.
The reproduced signatures of A. Doubleday, John Newton, Winf. St. Hancock, D.B. Birney, Geo. Sykes, John Sedgwick, O. O. Howard, and A. S. Williams appear below the following statement: The positions of the troops of our respective commands represented upon this picture have been arranged under our immediate direction and may be relied upon as substantially correct.
Inset: Plan of the Soldiers National Cemetery. Uncolored.
Mapmaker/Cartographer, Engraver and/or Printmaker.
This historical American Civil War map was Published by John B. Bachelder (1825–1894) AKA John Badger and Printed by Endicott & Co., lith, N.Y. in c. 1863.
Fine Art Giclée Reproduction.
Masterfully printed and crafted on Fine Art artist canvas using archival-quality pigment inks, which resist the effect of incidental water contact. Our archival-quality canvas has an acid-free base and a neutral pH.
Enhanced Coating Protection.
Our reproductions printed on Fine Art canvas are additionally protected with a complimentary clear professional coating for better resistant to incidental water contact, UV light and atmospheric contaminants. To allow for professional stretching and framing, a blank border of approximately 1½ to 2 inches surrounds the image.