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La Prise de Przemysl 22 Mars 1915: P.56-1994

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Current Location: In storage


La Prise de Przemysl 22 Mars 1915
La Grande Guerre


Printmaker: Benito, Eduardo Garcia
Publisher: Tolmer & Co.



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1994-02) by Gurney, Sophie, Mrs


20th century
Production date: AD 1915

School or Style


Techniques used in production

Hand colouring

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  • Location: Sheet upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: 2me Série - No.53bis
  • Location: Sheet upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: BENTIO
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: LA PRISE DE PRZEMYSL / 22 Mars 1915
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: La forteresse autrichienne de Przemysl, assiègée par l'armée russe depuis / le mois d'août, a capitulé laissant entre les mains de nos glorieux alliés une / énorme quantité de materiel de guerre. En outre, 9 généraux, 2,307 officiers et / plus de 120,000 soldats ont été faits prisonniers. / La prise de Przemysl peut être considérée comme une victoire décisive, / car elle ouvre la route de la Hongrie aux armées russe.
  • Location: Sheet lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.56-1994
Primary reference Number: 198928
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Created: Friday 16 May 2014 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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