Balestra.Commandant Colonel of the first Infantry Regiment of the Provinsional Government of Greece, Organised in the commencement of the struggle at Calamate in the Morea.
Lithograph on india paper, sheet 285 x 225mm, 11¼ x 9". Margins trimmed.
Portrait of a leading soldier in the Greek nationalist struggle against the Ottoman Empire. Lettered in English and French. Adam Friedel was a Danish-born painter and lithographic printer, publisher of a series of lithographs under the title 'Twenty-Four Portraits of the principal leaders and personages who have made themselves most conspicuous in the Greek Revolution' (London & Paris, 1827-29).
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