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Auguste RAFFET

France 1804 – 1860

Auguste BRY

France 1880 – 1890

printer

Prise de la Courtine 6-7 [Capture of Curtains 6-7] 1859 Description: from Souvenirs d'Italie: Expedition et siege de Rome [Memories of Italy: the expedition to and siege of Rome] B586
Materials & Technique: prints, lithograph on chine colle

Primary Insc: Signature/place/date on stone, printed l.r., "Raffet San Donato/18 Mars 1859"., No. and title printed l.c., "29./PRISE DE LA COURTINE 6-7./Par le chef de Bataillon DANTIN a la tete de deux Compagnies d'elite du 32eme et d'une Brigade de Sapeurs du genie./(Siege de Rome, 21 Juin 1849.)" [29./Capture of Curtains 6-7./By batallion leader DANTIN leading two elite companies of the 32nd and by a brigade of engineering sappers./(...)]. Printed l.r., "Paris, Imp. par August Bry, 114, r. du Bac." Pencil l.l. corner, "586".
Dimensions: comp 21.4 h x 32.1 w cm sheet 35.8 h x 50.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Beraldi(1885-92),586
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1533.38