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Auguste RAFFET

France 1804 – 1860

Auguste BRY

France 1880 – 1890

printer

Assaut et prise du Bastion No.6 [Assault and capture of Bastion No.6] 1858 Description: from Souvenirs d'Italie: Expedition et siege de Rome] Memories of Italy: the expedition to and siege of Rome] B585
Materials & Technique: prints, lithograph on chine colle

Primary Insc: Signature/place/date on stone, printed l.l., "Raffet San Donato 1858". No. and title printed l.c., "28./ASSAUT ET PRISE DU BASTION NO.6,/ Par le chef de Bataillon Ste. MARIE a la tete de deux Compagnies d'elite du 36 eme d'une Brigade de sapeurs du genie et d'une colonne de travailleurs./(Siege de Rome, 21 Juin 1849.)". [28./ASSAULT AND CAPTURE OF BASTION NO.6,/By battalion leader ST. MARIE at the head of two elite companies of the 36th, by a brigade of engineering sappers and a column of workers./(Siege of Rome, 21 June 1849)". Printed l.l., "Paris, Gihaut, editeur, Boulevaert des Italiens, 9.". Printed l.r., "Imp. par Auguste Bry, rue du Bac, 114, Paris." Pencil l.l. corner, "58y" (sic).
Dimensions: comp 17.6 h x 36.4 w cm sheet 35.8 h x 50.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Beraldi(1885-92),585
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1533.35