Private Collector/ Bridgeman Images | Licence: Out of copyright
Private Collector/ Bridgeman Images | Licence: Out of copyright

The Mamelon and Malakoff

September 1854-September 1855

Henry Hugh Clifford

From the collection

Title

The Mamelon and Malakoff

Date

September 1854-September 1855

Description

The Siege of Sevastopol lasted from September 1854 until September 1855, during the Crimean War. The hills and their fortified positions overlooking the city were of strategic importance, with the capture of Malakoff on 8th September 1855 by French forces resulting in the fall of Sevastopol. Medium: watercolour on paper.

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Location

The Mamelon Battlefield, Crimean Peninsula

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Medium

Credits

Collection

Image Credit

Private Collector/ Bridgeman Images

Image Licence

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