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Roger Fenton (1819-69)

Lieutenant-General John Burgoyne (1782-1871) 1855

Salted paper print | 18.6 x 14.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2506572

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Photograph of Lieutenant-General Burgoyne standing facing forwards with his hands behind his back. He is wearing military uniform and there is a sword hanging from his belt. His coat covers a high table beside him to the left, and his peaked cap rests on top. Lieutenant-General Burgoyne was the Inspector-General of Fortifications during the Crimean War. He later became the Commander of the Tower of London.
  • Creator(s)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Sir John Fox Burgoyne (1782-1871)
    Army Officers
  • 18.6 x 14.4 cm (image)

    37.4 x 31.3 cm (page dimensions)

  • Lieut. Genl. Sir J. Burgoyne G.C.B

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Clothing
          • Costume
            • Uniforms
              • Military uniforms
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)