Bombardement de Vienne.la nuit du 11 au 12 Mai.
Etching with aquatint, sheet 240 x 325mm. 9½ x 12¾". Trimmed within plate.
The night sky above Vienna, capital of the Austrian Empire, illuminated by French artillery fire. Napoleon was to capture the city in early July. Numbered 'Tom. I.' upper right. From a series of views of the Napoleonic Wars 1800 - 1815 issued by Bernard Edouard Swebach (1800 - 1870).
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