''The milkman'' (1895).Oil on canvas , 53 cm. x 37 cm. by Nikiforos Lytras - National Art Gallery of Greece,Museum Alexandrou Soutzou.

"the lute player" Nikiforos Lytras - Greek painter

12 must-see images of the Greek revolution | Hellenic American Leadership Council

Dupré's depiction of Greek rebels hoisting the flag at Salona.

Eugene Delacroix

classic-art: “Greece on the Ruins of Missolonghi Eugène Delacroix, 1826 ”

"Ο θάνατος του Σουλιώτη αγωνιστή Λάμπρου Τζαβέλλα". Ελαιογραφία, αντίγραφο χαρακτικού του L. Lipparini.  Εθνικό Ιστορικό Μουσείο , Αθήνα. “The death of Lambros Tzavellas”.  Oil on canvas, copy from an engraving of L. Liparini. National Historical Museum

"Ο θάνατος του Σουλιώτη αγωνιστή Λάμπρου Τζαβέλλα". Ελαιογραφία, αντίγραφο χαρακτικού του L. Lipparini. Εθνικό Ιστορικό Μουσείο , Αθήνα. “The death of Lambros Tzavellas”. Oil on canvas, copy from an engraving of L. Liparini. National Historical Museum

Lord Byron  travelled all over Europe especially in Italy where he lived for 7 years and then joined the Greek War of Independence fighting the Ottoman Empire, for which Greeks revere him as a national hero. He died one year later at age 36 from a fever contracted while in Missolonghi in Greece.

Lord Byron joined the Greek War of Independence fighting the Ottoman Empire, for which Greeks revere him as a national hero. He died one year later at age 36 from a fever contracted while in Missolonghi in Greece.

Nikitaras was the nom de guerre of Nikitas Stamatelopoulos (1784 – 1849), a Greek revolutionary in the Greek War of Independence. Due to his fighting prowess, he was known as Tourkofagos, literally means "Turk-Eater".

Nikitaras was the nom de guerre of Nikitas Stamatelopoulos – a Greek revolutionary in the Greek War of Independence. Due to his fighting prowess, he was known as Tourkofagos, literally means "Turk-Eater".

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Image: Ferdinand Victor Eugène Delacroix - Greece expiring on the Ruins of Missolonghi

Μαργαρίτης Φίλιππος (1810 - 1892)  Ο οπλαρχηγός Γκούρας  Λάδι σε μουσαμά. Συλλογή Ιδρύματος Ε. Κουτλίδη  Margaritis Philippos (1810 - 1892)  The Chieftain Gouras  Oil on canvas. E. Koutlidis Foundation Collection.

Μαργαρίτης Φίλιππος (1810 - 1892) Ο οπλαρχηγός Γκούρας Λάδι σε μουσαμά. Συλλογή Ιδρύματος Ε. Κουτλίδη Margaritis Philippos (1810 - 1892) The Chieftain Gouras Oil on canvas. E. Koutlidis Foundation Collection.

CHRISTIDIS, SOTIRIOS. "The fall of Tripoli town".In Athens: George D. Fexis, [circa 1895].   Dimensions: 460 x 337mm. "... Greek revolution captain Panagiotis Kefalas first on the walls πρώτος επί των τειχών places the Greek flag."

"The fall of Tripoli town".In Athens: George D. Fexis, [circa Dimensions: 460 x ". Greek revolution captain Panagiotis Kefalas first on the walls πρώτος επί των τειχών places the Greek flag.

Beginning in 1821, the Greek War of Independence began as a rebellion by Greek nationalists against the ruling Ottoman Empire.

Double Celebration on of March in Greece! Celebrating the declaration of independence from Ottoman Empire in Start of the Greek War of Independence! Painting by THEODOROS VRIZAKIS 1819 - 1878 "The Exodus of Messolonghi"

Delacroix - Massacre of Chios : : : Depicts the Greek War of Independence.

The Massacre at Chios 1824 Oil on canvas, 419 x 354 cm Musée du Louvre, Paris

Βρυζάκης Θεόδωρος (1819 - 1878)  Δύο πολεμιστές, 1855. Λάδι σε μουσαμά. Συλλογή Εθνικής Πινακοθήκης.   Vryzakis Theodoros (1819 - 1878)  Two Warriors, 1855. Oil on canvas. National Gallery collection.

''Two Warriors Oil on canvas Vryzakis Theodoros - National Gallery collection.

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