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

The Mamelon and Malakoff

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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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Private Collector/ Bridgeman Images

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Location

The Mamelon Battlefield, Crimean Peninsula

Medium