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Creator:
unknown artist
after unknown artist
Title:

The Battle of Culloden, near Inverness in Scotland...

Medium:
Hand-colored engraving on wove paper
Dimensions:
Plate: 7 × 10 3/4 inches (17.8 × 27.3 cm) and Sheet: 12 1/2 × 18 inches (31.8 × 45.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

...The King's Army Commanded by the Duke of Cumberland was drawn up in three Liines, into the left of which the Rebels attempting to break with Swords and Targets were repulsed; when Kingston's Horse attack'd the left Wing, and the Dragoons the Rear; which compleated the Rout of the Rebels, who had 2,500 Men kill'd in the Battle, 1,500 in the Pursuit and 1,800 taken Prisoners. -- 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:
B1995.13.21
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
horses (animals) | military art | smoke | soldiers | trees
Associated Places:
Culloden Battlesite | Europe | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4601
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