United Kingdom - Prints - 1877

Description
United Kingdom - Prints - 1877
Original - Paper - Fair condition

5 illustrated sheets from The Graphic from July 28th, 1877 with images from the Risso-Turkish War (1877-1878).

This was the fifth time in the 19th century that hostilities have had broken out between the Russian Empire and the Ottoman Empire. The West had been shocked by Turkey's brutal repression of the Bulgarian uprising.

Images include:
- The reception of General Arnoldi at Biela
- The Russian positions before Kars
- A rebel Circassian horseman
- The entry into Tirnova
- The occupation of Biela by Russian cavalry

Lot details
Type
Prints
Country of Origin
United Kingdom
Year of Manufacture
1877
Material
Paper
Condition
Fair condition
Original/ Replica
Original
Dimensions
41×31×0 cm
Comes with certificate of authenticity
No
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