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The Death of Nelson [Key]

  • About the work

    Interpretation about this artwork is under review

    The Government Art Collection recognises its responsibility to artists, colleagues and all our audiences to represent the diversity of the UK and to embed anti-racist and equitable practices throughout our work. We are taking action to address inequality in the Collection and its interpretation.

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    People
    Nelson, Horatio, Viscount NelsonYule, JohnCollingwood, Francis EdwardSpedillo, GaetanoScott, Alexander JohnBurke, WalterHardy, Sir Thomas Masterman HardyChevailler, WilliamBeatty, Sir WilliamBligh, George MillerSmith, NeilBunce, William
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    Materials & Techniques
    engraving
  • Details
    Title
    The Death of Nelson [Key]
    Date
    2 March 1812
    Medium
    Engraving
    Dimensions
    height: 48.00 cm, width: 33.50 cm
    Acquisition
    Purchased from Colnaghi, June 1952
    Inscription
    top left [in pencil] 67 ; top right [in ink] Proof
    GAC number
    1716A