Field Marshal, Prince Schwartzenberg. Commander in Chief of the Allied Armies.
Lithograph. 382 x 278mm. 15 x 11". Cut. Some scuffing.
Karl Philipp Fürst zu Schwarzenberg (1771-1820) was an Austrian field marshal. He entered the imperial cavalary in 1788, and due to his bravery he rose to become Major in 1792. In 1804 he was created the Fürst zu Schwarzneberg and a year later after cutting his way thought the hostile lines at Ulm, he received the Commander's Cross of the Order of Maria Theresa and later in 1809 he was awarded the Order of the Golden Fleece.
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