Jean Henri Dombrowski.Général d'un corps d'armée polonais en 1794 [...]
P. Dien impr. [Paris, n.d., c. 1840.]
Stipple engraving on steel. Sheet 270 x 185mm, 10½ x 7¼".
Jan Henryk Dabrowski (1755-1818), fought under Poniatowski in the campaign of 1792 against the Russians, in the 1794 Kosciuszko Insurrection, set up the Polish Legions in Italy during the Napoleonic Wars, joining Napoleon on the march on Moscow in 1812. His name appears on the Arc de Triomphe in Paris. A portrait from the collection of Leonard Chodzko (1800-71), a Polish historian active in the November Uprising of 1830 and the Great Emigration that followed it.
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