Panorama van de Vestingwerken van Sebastopol.De Malakoftoren, de Forten Redan, & Mamelon en de Belegeringswerken der Geailleerden.
Uitgegeven bij A. Jager, water 110, Amsterdam. [n.d., c.1855.]
Tinted lithograph, large margins. Printed area 460 x 640mm, 18 x 25¼". Some spotting.
A bird's-eye view of the Seige of Sevastopol, taken from the Allied lines to the south of the port, with the British flag bottom left and French bottom right. The main features of the Russian defences are clearly depicted, including the Redan, the Malakoff redoubt and the Mamelon, a fortified hillock, as are the Allied trenches and their sharpshooters. On the reverse of the sheet is the publisher's advert for prints relating to the Crimean War and and other general topography.
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