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Three naked men are tied to trees with a bonfire set alight before them threatening to burn or asphyxiate them. Wood engraving by Horace Harral after Godefroy Durand.

Durand, Godefroy, 1832-1896.

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Credit: Three naked men are tied to trees with a bonfire set alight before them threatening to burn or asphyxiate them. Wood engraving by Horace Harral after Godefroy Durand. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

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Description

Mounted horsemen approach the scene, presumably to save the men

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[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified]

Physical description

1 print : wood engraving ; image 30 x 22.5 cm

Lettering

Scene in a wood near Tesica, Servia, sketched by our special artist. "The men tied to the trees were said to have been wounded Servian soldiers burnt by the Turks"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 43383i

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  • English


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