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Binding: No binding
Circa 1898. Paper size: 29 x 19 inches. Images size (no text): 25.5 x 12.75 inches. Black and white lithograph.
Paper age toning overall, paper crease in bottom right hand corner otherwise very good condition.
Titled: "The Roll Call" Crimea 1854-5. After the Original Painting by Lady Butler (bottom center)
By permission of the Fine Art Society, 148 New Bond St. London (bottom left) Copyright. The Fine Art Society, London (top right).
Roll call being taken of Guards (in winter greatcoats) after battle in Crimea, mounted officer in left foreground.
Lady Butler (1846 - 1933) was one of the few female British Military Art and History painters. She wrote about her military paintings in an autobiography published in 1922: "I never painted for the glory of war, but to portray its pathos and heroism".
Very Good. Item #4417