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Maiwand: Saving the Guns, 1883 (1906)

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Maiwand: Saving the Guns, 1883 (1906)

Maiwand: Saving the Guns, 1883 (1906). Royal Horse Artillery fleeing from an Afghan attack at the Battle of Maiwand in 1880 during the Second Anglo-Afghan War. From Cassells Illustrated History of England, Vol. VII. [Cassell and Company, Limited, London, Paris, New York & Melbourne, 1906]

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1878 79 1880 Afghan War Afghanistan Artillery Caton Woodville Galloping Mounted R Caton Woodville Regiment Richard Caton Ii Richard Caton Woodville Ii Royal Horse Artillery Saving Second Afghan War Woodville Battlefield


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The captivating print titled "Maiwand: Saving the Guns, 1883 (1906)" takes us back to a significant moment in history during the Second Anglo-Afghan War. The image showcases the Royal Horse Artillery desperately fleeing from an intense Afghan attack at the Battle of Maiwand in 1880. Painted by Richard Caton Woodville II, this artwork beautifully captures the chaos and urgency of war. In vibrant colors, we see British soldiers mounted on their majestic horses galloping through a picturesque countryside. Their faces display determination as they strive to save their valuable weapons - guns that are crucial for their survival on the battlefield. This painting not only highlights the bravery and skill of these horseback riders but also emphasizes the importance of military strategy during warfare. Woodville's attention to detail transports us back to Victorian England, immersing us in a time when battles were fought with honor and valor. The composition evokes a sense of movement and action, making it impossible to look away from this gripping scene. As we gaze upon this historical masterpiece, we are reminded of the sacrifices made by soldiers throughout history and gain insight into one particular conflict that shaped nations. It serves as a powerful reminder that even amidst chaos and danger, courage can prevail. This print is more than just an artistic representation; it is a window into our past filled with tales of heroism and resilience on both sides of conflict.

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