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Creator:
unknown artist
after unknown artist
Title:
The Battle of Minden in Westphalia...
Medium:
Hand-colored engraving
Dimensions:
Plate: 7 x 10 3/4in. (17.8 x 27.3cm) and DON'T USE: 12 1/2 x 18in. (31.8 x 45.7cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

...Marshal Contades with 110,000 French Troops attack'd Prince Ferdinand of Brunswick at the Head of the Allied Army consisting of 80,000 Men but was defeated having 6,000 Men kill'd & wounded, 233 Officers & 1,533 Men taken Prisoners, with 30 Pieces of Cannon, 10 Pair of Colours & 7 Standards. The Allies having 2,000 Men kill'd & wounded. -- Printed for & Sold by Bowles & Carver, at their Map & Print Warehouse, No.69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, London

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1995.13.12
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
battle | horses (animals) | military art | soldiers | wars
Associated Places:
Europe | Germany | Minden | North Rhine-Westphalia
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4511
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