Settler Colonialism Uncovered

"Attaque d'Alger par la mer 29 Juin 1830" (Attack on Algiers by sea June 29, 1830)

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Title

"Attaque d'Alger par la mer 29 Juin 1830" (Attack on Algiers by sea June 29, 1830)

Subject

Naval bombardment of Algiers (June 29, 1830)

Description

In an effort to garner support for the flagging Restoration government of Charles X, France launched an attack on Algiers in repayment for the perceived insults suffered.

Creator

Theodore Gudin

Publisher

Date

Uncertain. Before 1880.

Contributor

Ashley Sanders

Rights

Copyright has expired. This work exists in the public domain, and following the Wikimedia Commons position "faithful reproductions of two-dimensional public domain works of art are public domain, and that claims to the contrary represent an assault on the very concept of a public domain".

Relation

Le coup d'eventail

Format

JPEG. 1,024 × 658 (126 KB)

Type

Photographic reproduction of original artwork

Identifier

Attaque d'Alger

Coverage

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Painting

Files

Citation

Theodore Gudin, “"Attaque d'Alger par la mer 29 Juin 1830" (Attack on Algiers by sea June 29, 1830),” Settler Colonialism Uncovered, accessed September 26, 2017, http://settlercolonialism.matrix.msu.edu/items/show/7.