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Print made by Bradshaw & Blacklock, active ca.1850

The Crimean War

after 1850
Materials & Techniques:
Aquatint, stipple engraving, etching and color woodcut on cream card mounted on beige card
Sheet: 8 1/8 × 9 7/16 inches (20.7 × 23.9 cm), Image: 6 11/16 × 7 inches (17 × 17.8 cm)

Inscribed in graphite, on mount, on front, upper right: "Crimean | Set"; center right: "3oL"; lower right: "B + B | E/2"; on back, upper left: "75 (circled)"; center right, vertical along edge: "101 B + B"

Lettered, under each image, the name of the figure depicted. Upper row, left to right: "THE QUEEN VICTORIA" "LOUIS NAPOLEON" "THE KING OF SARDINIA" "THE CZAR"; center row, left to right: "GEN.L PELISSER" "LORD CARDIGAN" "LORD RAGLAN" "OMER PAG(?C)HA"; lower row, left to right: "DUKE OF CAMBRIDGE" "GEN.L CANROBERT" "SIR COLLIN CAMPBELL" "THE SULTAN"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armed forces | boots | bridles | buttons | capes | cloaks | Crimean War (Oct 1853 - Feb 1856) | czar | dress | duke | feathers | generals | gesturing | grass | horses (animals) | king (person) | lords | military art | military costume | monarch | pointing | portrait | queen (person) | riding | royalty | saddles | soldiers | stirrups | sultan | swords | telescope | tricorn | turbans | war | war
Associated People:
Tommaso, Vittorio Emanuele Maria Alberto Eugenio Ferdinando (1820 – 1878), King of Sardinia, later King of Italy
Latas, Omar Pasha (1806–1871), Ottoman general and governor
Pélissier, Aimable Jean Jacques (1794–1864), marshal of France, later Commander-in-Chief of French forces
Bonaparte, Louis-Napoléon (1808 – 1873), President of the French Second Republic, later ruler of the Second French Empire
Nicholas I (1796–1855), Tsar of Russia
Brudenell, James Thomas, (1797–1868) Lieutenant General of British Army and 7th Earl of Cardigan
Canrobert, Francois Certain de (1809–1895), marshal of France
George William Frederick Charles, (1819–1904), Prince, commander-in-chief of British Army, Duke of Cambridge
Somerset, Fitzroy James Henry (1788–1855), Field Marshal of British Army and 1st Baron Raglan
Victoria (1819–1901), queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and empress of India
Campbell, Colin (1792–1863), Field Marshal for British Army and 1st Baron Clyde
Abdülmecid I (1823–1861), 31st Sultan of the Ottoman Empire
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