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'The Death of Wat Tyler', 1859. Artist: John Rogers.

'The Death of Wat Tyler', 1859. Artist: John Rogers.

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'The Death of Wat Tyler', 1859. Walter Wat Tyler (died 15 June 1381). Leader of the 1381 Peasants' Revolt in England, marched with a group of rebels from Canterbury to London to oppose the institution of a poll tax and demand economic and social reforms. He was killed by officers loyal to King Richard II during negotiations at Smithfield, London. After James Northcote ( 1746-1831). From The History of England by David Hume & Tobias Smollett. [Virtue & Co., London, 1859].


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Image Aliases

  1. 0580042105
  1. 2-639-246
  1. 2639246

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Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 7424x5388
File Size : 39063kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. John Rogers, attributed to: British; English: Engraver
After
  1. James Northcote: British: Artist, painter
Subject
  1. Wat Tyler: British: Tiler, peasant leader
People Related
  1. David Hume: Scottish: Philosopher, economist, and historian
  2. Tobias George Smollett: British, Scottish: Author, novelist
  3. Virtue & Co Ltd: : Publisher
  4. King Richard II: : King of England
Medium
  1. Engraving
Picture Type
  1. Portrait
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Europe
  3. ------ United Kingdom
  4. --------- England
  5. ------------ Greater London
  6. --------------- London
  7. ------------------ City of London
  1. 51 30 51 N , 000 05 37 W

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