Works of embedded Civil War artists at the Frick 

Civil War Era Drawings reflects the 19th-century primacy of the illustrated weekly

These days, anyone can (and often does) take numerous pictures of anything. But during the Civil War, getting images from battlefields required skilled illustrators (notwithstanding the pioneering work of photographer Mathew Brady. The works of these embedded artists are the subject of…

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