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Creator:
Print made by Matthew Dubourg, active 1786–1838, British
after John Augustus Atkinson, 1775–1831, British
Published by Edward Orme, 1775–1848, British
Title:
The Marquis of Anglesea Wounded Whilst Leading a Charge of Heavy Cavalry at the Close of the Battle of Waterloo, June 18, 1815
Date:
1815
Medium:
Aquatint with hand coloring on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/8 x 12 5/8 inches (25.1 x 32 cm) and Image: 7 7/16 x 10 7/8 inches (18.9 x 27.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "J. A. Atkinson Del."; lower center: "Published & Sold Sepr. 1. 1815, by EDWD. ORME, Publisher to his Majesty & H. R. H. the Prince Regent, Bond St, corner of Brook St. London. | THE MARQUIS OF ANGLESEA WOUNDED. | Whilst heading a charge of heavy Cavalry at the close of the Battle of Waterloo, June 18th. 1815."; lower right: "M. Dubourg Sculp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.324
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
battle | Battle of Waterloo, 1815 | battlefield | cavalry | costume | gesture | helmets | hills | horses (animals) | injured | men | military art | pointing | sashes | smoke | spears (weapons) | swords | uniforms | war | wound
Associated Places:
Belgium | Brabant | Europe | Wallonie | Waterloo
Associated People:
Paget, Henry William, first marquess of Anglesey (1768–1854), army officer and politician
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1965
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