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The Massacre of the Clergy of Bangor by the Troops of Ethelfrid

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1872,0113.109

  • Title (object)

    • The Massacre of the Clergy of Bangor by the Troops of Ethelfrid
  • Description

    Battle scene beneath a tree at left with soldiers attacking clergymen, one in the centre holding the belt of a friar as he attempts to flee, church on hill behind; illustration to Lyttleton's History of England. 1802
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1802
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 168 millimetres
    • Width: 210 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title, production detail: "Hamilton delin", "King sculp." and publication line: "Published as the Act directs July 24; 1802, by J. Stratford, No. 112 Holborn Hill"
  • Curator's comments

    From a series of plates also used to illustrated Baxter's and Raymond's Histories of England.

    See 1873,0510.1174 for another impression.

  • Location

    Not on display (British Masters Portfolio)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition date

    1872

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1872,0113.109

Battle scene beneath a tree at left with soldiers attacking clergymen, one in the centre holding the belt of a friar as he attempts to flee, church on hill behind; illustration to Lyttleton's History of England.  1802  Etching and engraving

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Battle scene beneath a tree at left with soldiers attacking clergymen, one in the centre holding the belt of a friar as he attempts to flee, church on hill behind; illustration to Lyttleton's History of England. 1802 Etching and engraving

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