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Auguste RAFFET

France 1804 – 1860

Auguste BRY

France 1880 – 1890

printer

Ouverture du feu la Batterie No.1 [Battery No.1 opens fire] 1854 Description: from Souvenirs d'Italie: Expedition et siege de Rome [Memories of Italy: the expedition to and siege of Rome] B574
Materials & Technique: prints, lithograph on chine colle

Primary Insc: Signed and dated on stone, printed l.l., "Raffet 1854". No. and title printed l.c., "17./OUVERTURE DE FEU DE LA BATTERIE No.1./ (Siege de Rome) 5 Juin 1849. 6h. du matin.] Printed l.l., "Paris, Gihaut Freres, editeurs. Boulevart des Italiens, 5". Printed l.r., "Imp. par Auguste Bry, 114. r. du Bac.". Pencil l.l., "574".
Dimensions: comp 19.2 h x 32.2 w cm sheet 35.8 h x 50.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Beraldi(1885-92),574
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1533.20