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Creator:
Print made by John Bell, 1811–1895, British
Title:
The Assault
Date:
between 1838 and 1850
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/16 x 8 1/8 inches (16 x 20.6 cm), Plate: 5 1/4 x 7 1/16 inches (13.4 x 17.9 cm), and Image: 4 5/16 x 6 5/16 inches (11 x 16 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, etched in black ink, lower left under image: "JOHN BELL"; lower center under image: "THE ASSAULT"; lower right under image: "ETCH : CLUB"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1991.16.3
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armor | arrows | battle | bows | Christian | crosses | death | fighting | helmets | Islamic (Muslim) | killing | moons | religious and mythological subject | shields | spears | stones | swords | tunics | turbans | wall | war
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3170
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