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The coffin of the Duke of Wellington: "Copenhagen," the Duke's favourite charger

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Title
The coffin of the Duke of Wellington: "Copenhagen," the Duke's favourite charger
Additional title: The coffin of the Duke of Wellington
Collection

Print Collection portrait file

W

Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington

Death & funeral

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1852-11-20
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Topics
Public figures
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852
Death & burial
Funeral rites & ceremonies
Coffins
Copenhagen (Horse)
Genres
Clippings
Portraits
Clippings
Notes
Content: Illustration for: The illustrated London news, November 20, 1852, pages [448-449].
Biographical/historical: Copenhagen (Horse): The war horse of the Duke of Wellington present at the Battle of Waterloo -- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copenhagen_(horse), viewed May 2020
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
Other local Identifier: Portrait File
Other local Identifier: Portrait file
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 96641850-b773-0131-cffe-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1852: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The coffin of the Duke of Wellington" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1852-11-20. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/90d9b430-bcf2-0131-b5b2-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The coffin of the Duke of Wellington" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 3, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/90d9b430-bcf2-0131-b5b2-58d385a7b928

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1852-11-20). The coffin of the Duke of Wellington Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/90d9b430-bcf2-0131-b5b2-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/90d9b430-bcf2-0131-b5b2-58d385a7b928 | title= (still image) The coffin of the Duke of Wellington, (1852-11-20) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=July 3, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

The coffin of the Duke of Wellington