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Roger Fenton (1819-69)

General John Lysaght Pennefather (1800-1872) Apr 1855

Salted paper print | 18.4 x 14.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2506574

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Photograph of General Pennefather seated on a rock facing slightly left. His legs are crossed and he is wearing a long coat and peaked hat. Two figures sit behind him to the left. During the Crimean War General Pennefather was responsible for the dramatic allied victory at the battle of Inkerman.
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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    Sir John Lysaght Pennefather, Major General, KCB (1800-72)
  • 18.4 x 14.6 cm (image)

    37.4 x 31.3 cm (page dimensions)

  • Lieut. Genl. Sir J.L Pennefather, K.C.B

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      • visual works
        • photographs
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        • Clothing
          • Costume
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              • Military uniforms
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)