CALL NUMBER: PGA - Simpson--Seat of war ..., pl. 6 (C size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-ppmsca-05669 (digital file from original print)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows the Enniskillen Dragoons and the 5th Dragoon Guards engaging the Russian cavalry in the midst of the camp of the light cavalry brigade which is being plundered by the Russian troops during the battle of Balaklava.
MEDIUM: 1 print : lithograph, tinted.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Published by Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co., 13 & 14 Pall Mall East ; Paris : Goupil & Cie., 1855 Jany. 18th (Day & Son, lithrs. to the Queen)
Day & Son.
Simpson, William, 1823-1899, artist.
Title from item.
Plate in: The seat of war in the east : Dedicated by permission to Her most gracious Majesty the Queen / William Simpson. First series. London : Published by Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co., publishers to Her Majesty, 13 & 14 Pall Mall East ; Paris : Goupil & Cie., 1855, [plate 6].
Colnaghis' authentic series.
Attached to the edge of the sheet is a printed "Key to charge of the heavy..." which identifies the British troops and distant geographic features.
Crimean War, 1853-1856--Campaigns & battles. Balaklava, Battle of, Balaklava, Ukraine, 1854. Cavalry--British--Ukraine--Crimea--1850-1860. Cavalry--Russian--Ukraine--Crimea--1850-1860. Military camps--British--Ukraine--Crimea--1850-1860.
Lithographs Tinted 1850-1860.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) ppmsca 05669 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.05669
CONTROL #: 2004672565
Log in to add comments
Related clip arts and images