The last shot at Colenso

Accession Number ART19899
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 90.9 x 60.2 cm; Sheet: 90.0 x 60.2 cm
Object type Print
Physical description chromolithograph
Maker Caton-Woodville, Richard
'Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News', London, 1900
Place made United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London
Date made 1900
Conflict South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright


Lt Roberts K.R.R. with Captain Schofield and Congreve, British soldiers, face their death at the hands of Boer forces. 1899; Royal Field Artillery; two unidentified gunners standing by 15 lb (pound weight) B L (breech loading) gun, dead and wounded horses and men and other guns in background; battle of Colenso