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IMAGE number
AMO136782
Title
The Execution of the Earl of Strafford (1593-1641) on Tower Hill, 12th May 1641 (engraving)
Artist
German School, (17th century) / German
Description
Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford (1593-1641), English politician; impeached by Commons led by John Pym; convicted on bill of attainder;
Location
Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK
Medium
gravure
Date
(C17th)
Credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • audience
  • axe
  • behead
  • beheading
  • block
  • death
  • executing
  • executioner
  • male
  • political
  • politics
  • scaffold
  • spectator
  • westernart

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