Thaddeus Kosciuszko, Polsk Faltherre.Libertas Animae Deo, Corporis Paul Petri Filio.
A scarce lithograph. sheet 180 x 220mm, 7 x 8½". Trimmed around title, laid on album paper.
Thaddeus Kosciuszko (1746 - 1817) Polish general, and leader against the Russians in 1792 and of the uprising of 1794. Imprisoned in St Petersburg; released 1796 and henceforth in exile. He reclines on a chaise longue, looking ahead, wearing a dark coat and boots. An interesting Swedish version of the portrait by Thomas Stothard (1755-1834), published in London in 1800.
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