"The Fight in the Forest" - A Striking Picture in the "Hall of Glory" at Tiflis. 1907
Full Page Print of a Painting by M. Roubaud.
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For Sale is a Full Page taken from "The Sphere," February 9th, 1907, called "The Fight In The Forest" - A Striking Picture in the "Hall of Glory" at Tiflis." showing "The Death of Sceptzoff, the Cossack General, who Fell Fighting the Russians."
In Tiflis, the capital city of the Caucasus, there is an official "Hall of Glory" as it is called. It contains this striking picture of the death of one of the Cossack leaders ; it was executed for the Russian Government by M. Roubaud. In the foreground is General Sceptzoff, who is dying from the effects of wounds received in one of the hot fights in which the Eastern Caucasus resisted the advance of the Russian Empire.