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Eastward Ho! August 1857

Henry Nelson O'Neil

Eastward Ho! August 1857
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 29cm

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Eastward Ho! August 1857 by Henry Nelson O'Neil. The painting relates to the vivid drama of soldiers boarding a ship at Gravesend. They are leaving to fight in the first Indian war of Independence in 1857. A companion painting Home Again, 1858 shows the soldiers' return a year later.

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1858 AD - 1858 AD
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