The Siege of Gibraltar by George Carter

General Elliot and his officers observing the destruction of floating batteries during the Siege of Gibraltar.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
151 x 258 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,000 ( Total: £60,000)
Acquired in:
1996
Vendor:
Army Museums Ogliby Trust

Provenance

General Lord Balcarres ; sold Christie's 11/10/46, lot 43; Montague Bernard; Army Museums Ogilby Trust, and lent to the National Army Museum.

Venue details

National Army Museum Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, LONDON London SW3 4HT 020 7730 0717 www.nam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Daily, 10am - 5.30pm (Last admission 5pm)

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