Historical art prints of the Indian Mutiny, The two main battles of the
Indian Mutiny was Delhi, and the relief of Lucknow, Military art prints of the
relief of Lucknow by Military artists Mark Churms and Harry Payne published by
Cranston Fine Arts.
The Indian Mutiny 1857 to 1858
The Mutiny started in Meerut, with the news reaching the British at Simla on
the 12th of May 1857, Troops were moved to re-take the city of Delhi which
was in the hands of the Mutineers, After a three month siege the City was taken
on the 14th of September 1857. Lucknow was more of a succession of
operations starting the the defence of the residency. the reinforcement of
the garrison, the withdrawal of women and children from the Garrison, and
finally the siege and capture of Lucknow (May 1857 to March 1858). There
was some small number of smaller clashes and putting down revolts by mutineers
in Central India.