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The Signal
The Signal
Date:
1844
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching From A Steel Plate
Dimensions:
Image: 98 x 138 mm (3 7/8 x 5 7/16 in.) No visible plate mar
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Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1991.1.178
Acquisition Date:
1992-01-16
Credit Line:

Gift of Marguerite and John Ihle

a man on horseback, wearing a headdress of antlers, warns the king (Henry VIII), who is hunting, by pointing to a plume of smoke coming from the tower of a nearby castle