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A gloomy battlefield scene with the wounded being tended to and carried away. Lithograph, c.1870.

Date
1870
Reference
24080i
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Description

The illustration is possibly of the Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871

The horse-drawn ambulance and its workers bear the cross of St. John

Publication/Creation

1870

Physical description

1 print : lithograph ; image 26.9 x 36.8 cm

Lettering

Per aspera ad astra. Johanniter auf dem schlachtfelde.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 24080i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • German
  • Latin


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