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A young woman laments the death of her husband as a knight in battle. Etching by J. Tenniel, 1861.

Tenniel, John, 1820-1914.
Date
December 1st, 1861

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Description

Illustration of the poem 'The field of battle' by Thomas Penrose, 1771. Maria finds the body of her husband Edgar dead of his wounds on the battlefield

Lettering

J. Tenniel. J.T. Pl. 3.

Publication/Creation

London : Day & Son, Lith. to the Queen, December 1st, 1861.

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 14.4 x 18 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 38303i

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  • English


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