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[Retribution, Hanging Mutineers]

Object Details

Title:

[Retribution, Hanging Mutineers]

Artist/Maker:

Felice Beato (English, born Italy, 1832 - 1909)

Culture:

English

Place:

India (Place Depicted)

Date:

1858

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

85.XM.141

Dimensions:

23.5 × 29.8 cm (9 1/4 × 11 3/4 in.)

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Object Description

Two men hanging from a gallows with onlookers

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Princes and Painters in Mughal Delhi, 1707 - 1857 (February 7 to May 6, 2012)
  • Asia Society and Museum (New York), February 7 to May 6, 2012
Bibliography
Bibliography

Worswick, Clark and Ainslie Embree. The Last Empire: Photography in British India, 1855-1911 (Millerton: Aperture, 1976), reproduced as "The Hanging of Two Rebels, the Indian Mutiny, 1858," p. 64.