Honved's Farewell. Respectfully Dedicated to Frederick William Bennecke, Senior, London, by the Publisher, J. Constantin Kastner, late Hungarian Captain.
Schenck & McFarlane, Lith.rs Edinburgh. [n.d. c.1850.]
Lithograph. 368 x 425mm (14½ x 17¾").
Honved was a term used for men who formed battalion groups; those who left their homes to join in the Hungarian Uprising and fight for freedom. This scene depicts a young man saying farewell to his wife, son and father. Two other men to left on the path, already brandishing their lances.
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