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Title:
Armée Française.
Published/Created:
Paris : Arnauld de Vresse, [between 1850 and 1868]
Physical Description:
1 sheet ( [24] p.) : chiefly ill. ; 18 x 295 cm, folded to 18 x 13 cm, attached to boards 18 x 14 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
UC485.F8 A76 1850
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Panorama showing 38 figures of cavalry and foot soldiers, mostly of the Napoleonic Garde Impériale, in uniform.
Cover title.
Imprint from the foot of the first illustration.
The publisher Arnauld de Vresse flourished between 1850 and 1868. He published a similar title, in folio, by A. Lançon, in 1861. Cf. Lipperheide QK61.
"Imp. Becquet, à Paris."--P. [16].
Engraved throughout.
Accordion folded.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt- and blind-stamped green cloth publisher's binding. Ms inscription on recto of lower board: Henry J. L. Wood with Aunt Kate's love March 23. 1868. Label mounted on recto of lower board: Librairie Lafon à Pau
Subject Terms:
Aunt Kate -- Pres. insc. to Henry J. L. Wood, March 23. 1868.
France. Armée -- Uniforms -- History -- 19th century -- Pictorial works.
Librairie Lafon à Pau -- Provenance.
Military uniforms -- Pictorial works.
Soldiers -- France -- Pictorial works.
Wood, Henry J. L. -- Pres. insc. from Aunt Kate, March 23. 1868.
Form/Genre:
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1850-1868.
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