Battle of Victoria, Bringing in the Prisoners.
London Published Dec.1.1814, by J. Jenkins, 48, Strand.
Hand-coloured aquatint. Watermarked: 1815 J Whatman Turkey Mills. Plate 215 x 299mm. 8½ x 11¾". Fine large paper. Stain into plate.
The Battle of Vitoria (June 21, 1813) was an allied British, Portuguese, and Spanish army under General Marquess of Wellington who broke the French army under Bonaparte near Vitoria in Spain, leading to eventual victory in the Peninsular War. From 'The Martial Achievements of Great Britain and her Allies from 1799 to 1815', by James Jenkins.
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