Seconde Vue du Champ-de-Mai & de la Prestation du Serment par les Troupes.
Depose. [Paris: Ostervald, c.1815.]
Etching and aquatint, 345 x 490mm. 13½ x 19¼". Tatty and chipped upper margin.
Troops swearing an oath of allegiance to Napoleon Bonaparte in Paris during the 'Hundred Days' in 1815 when he returned to France from exile on Elba. He stands on a pedestal at centre, surrounded by his entourage. Before publication line. Eight line description below image. After Pierre Martinet (1781 - 1815?).
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