Monday, October 15, 2007

War, Memory And Art: Interwoven Fragments From Two "Heroic" Historical Panorama Cycles Of Men, Women, Horses, And Landscape

Roger Fenton Crimean War Photographs
Photographic panorama of the plateau of Sebastopol

Franz Alekseyevich Roubaud Panorama "Defense of Sevastopol (Sebastopol) 1854 - 1855" during the Crimean War, 1853-1856.

[Click on images for enlargements.]

Photo credits: Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. and (c) 2000-2007, Irina Shvayakova and Andrew Karpov. All rights reserved. With thanks.


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