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Auguste RAFFET

France 1804 – 1860

Auguste BRY

France 1880 – 1890

printer

Batterie No.9 [Battery No.9] 1859 Description: from Souvenirs d'Italie: Expedition et siege de Rome [Memories of Italy: the expedition to and siege of Rome] B583
Materials & Technique: prints, lithograph on chine colle

Primary Insc: Signature/place/date on stone, printed l.c., "Raffet San Donato 15 Fevrier 1859". Title and no. printed l.c., "26./BATTERIE No.9/Destinee a faire breche a la face gauche du Bastion 7, construite et servie par la 12eme Batterie du 5eme Regiment, Capitaine ROCHE BOUET./(Siege de Rome, 20 Juin 1845)" [26/Battery no.9/Intended to breach the right face of Bastion 7, built and attended by the 12th Battery of the 5th Regiment, Captain ROCHE BOUET./(Siege of Rome 20 Juen 1949)] Printed l.l., "Paris, Gihaut, editeur, Boulevart des Italiens, 9.". Printed l.r., "Imprime par August Bry, rue du Bac, 114, Paris.". Pencil l.l., "583".
Dimensions: comp 23.6 h x 39.6 w cm sheet 35.8 h x 50.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Beraldi(1885-92),583
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1533.32