Part of PICRYL.com. Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
The hero of Lucknow, presented to the "Albion" subscribers, New York, 1859 / drawn and engraved by A.H. Ritchie.

The hero of Lucknow, presented to the "Albion" subscribers, New York, 1859 / drawn and engraved by A.H. Ritchie.

 
 
description

Summary

Print shows Sir Henry Havelock, full-length portrait, sitting, facing right, wearing dress uniform and holding a quill pen at a desk in a tent in Lucknow, India, during the Indian Mutiny of 1857. Havelock defended the British position, but died of dysentery before completing the battle at Lucknow. The British re-took Lucknow from the Indians in 1858.
228 U.S. Copyright Office.
Title from item.
Includes engraved facsimile signature on lower right: H. Havelock.
Inscribed in pencil on lower center: Sir Henry Havelock.
Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1859 by Wm. Young & Co. in the Clerks office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York.

date_range

Date

01/01/1859
person

Contributors

Ritchie, Alexander Hay, 1822-1895, artist
place

Location

create

Source

Library of Congress
copyright

Copyright info

No known restrictions on publication.