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The Massacre of the Clergy of Bangor by the Troops of Ethelfrid
- The Massacre of the Clergy of Bangor by the Troops of Ethelfrid
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
- Published in: London
- (Europe,British Isles,England,London)
- Height: 168 millimetres
- Width: 210 millimetres
Inscription ContentLettered 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"
From a series of plates also used to illustrated Baxter's and Raymond's Histories of England.
See 1873,0510.1174 for another impression.
British Masters Portfolio
- Associated with: Bangor
- (Europe,United Kingdom,Wales,Gwynedd,Bangor)
Prints & Drawings
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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Object reference number: PPA185333
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