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The Two Sons of Tipu Sahib, Sultan of Mysore, Being Handed over as Hostages to General Cornwallis

Robert Smirke, Robert Smirkeca. 1792

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art
New Haven, CT, United States

Details

  • Title: The Two Sons of Tipu Sahib, Sultan of Mysore, Being Handed over as Hostages to General Cornwallis
  • Creator: Robert Smirke, 1752–1845, British
  • Date Created: ca. 1792
  • Physical Dimensions: 17 3/4 x 14 inches (45.1 x 35.6 cm)
  • Subject Keywords: costume, throne, curtains, historical subject, men, soldier, officer (military officer), general, people, sons, children, hostage, princes, treaty
  • External Link: See this work of art on the Yale Center for British Art website
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Repository Name: Yale Center for British Art
  • Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

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