Georgios Karaiskakis at the battle at Faliron, 1827.
Hellenic Revolution of 1821 against Turks.
At the battle of Faliro, Georgios Karaiskakis, legendary commander in chief at Roumeli, was fatally injured when fighting against the Turks of Kutahi Pasha. He died the next day, on 23 April, before having the chance to see Greece free, leaving behind an irreplaceable void.
135 cm x 175 cm
Oil on canvas
Copelouzos Family Art Museum, Athens