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 Ciardiello, Michael (Italian artist, b. 1839), Major-General Sir Charles Metcalfe MacGregor KCB CSI CIE as Quartermaster-General India

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Title Major-General Sir Charles Metcalfe MacGregor KCB CSI CIE as Quartermaster-General India
Collection National Army Museum, London
Artist Ciardiello, Michael (Italian artist, b. 1839)
Date 1883 (dated)
Description Sir Charles Metcalfe (1840-1887) served throughout the Indian Mutiny campaign of 1857-9 and the campaign of 1860 in China.
Current Accession Number NAM. 1952-03-1
Inscription front lr 'unfinished, 1883 -7am'
Subject portrait (MacGregor, Major-General Sir Charles Metcalfe); military and war
Measurements 67 x 59 cm (estimate)
Material oil on canvas
Acquisition Details Bequeathed by Miss A. I. Bellew & Mrs Turnbull 1952.
Provenance Major-General Sir Charles Metcalfe MacGregor.
Notes Ciardiello was an Italian artist. Very little is known about him, including his date of death. Two of his paintings show children playing in the Bay of Naples.
Rights Owner Courtesy of the Council, National Army Museum
Author Dr Madeleine Korn
 

 

 

 

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