TITLE

Wilkie in Turkey: The Tartar Messenger Narrating the News of the Victory of St. Jean d'Acre

AUTHOR(S)
Bendiner, Kenneth
PUB. DATE
June 1981
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun81, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p259
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the 19th century painting 'The Tartar Messenger Narrating the News of the Victory of Saint Jeane d'Acre' by religious painter Sir David Wilkie. Background of Wilkie; Events that led to the Battle of Saint Jean d'Acre; Relevance of the painting to history.
ACCESSION #
5309906

 

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