Siege de St. Jean d'Acre.
Lithograph with very large margins. Sheet 444 x 596mm (17½ x 23½").
The Siege of Acre, March 17, 1799, the unsuccessful French siege of the Ottoman-defended walled city of Acre, where he was defeated by Sir Sidney Smith; also the turning point of Napoleon's invasion of Egypt and Syria. Published in A.V. Arnault's 'Vie politique et militaire de Napoléon', Paris, 1822-1826.
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