Les Pendus (The Hanged Men) (Escape from Argyle Castle), from the series 'Vues Pittoresques de L'Ecosse

Les Pendus (The Hanged Men) (Escape from Argyle Castle), from the series 'Vues Pittoresques de L'Ecosse
Les Pendus (The Hanged Men) (Escape from Argyle Castle), from the series 'Vues Pittoresques de L'Ecosse
Date:
1826
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
13 x 16.1 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1970.25.65
Acquisition Date:
1970-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase by exchange

An open place in a city, with castle in background: three bodies hang from a public scaffold, while two women sit below, lamenting. A man in kilts and one in armor on a horse walk sadly away from the scene. (Virginia K. Anderson 04/15/94)

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