Napoleon Bonaparte on his celebrated white charger [Marengo]

engraved by Mr. George Cruikshank from the original ; drawn from nature by C. Vernet.
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Main Creator: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, artist
Contributors: Vernet, Carle, 1758-1836
Summary:Equestrian portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte riding a white horse; while he had countless horses, Napoleon's most famous white charger was one named Marengo [which was captured during the Battle of Waterloo and brought back to England by William Henry Francis Petre who sold him to Lieutenant-Colonel Angerstein of the Grenadier Guards].
Published / Created: [London] : John Fairburn, 1823.
Notes:Part of the French Prints Collection.

Physical description: 1 print : col. ; image 20 x 23 cm., plate mark 22 x 28 cm., on sheet 24 x 33 cm.

As a digital copy of this item is available, the original will not be issued.
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