Head Quarters Waterloo 1815.
Published & Sold March 25.th. 1817. by Edw.d. Orme, Bond Street, corner of Brook Str. London.
Very fine coloured aquatint with large margins. Plate: 330 x 250mm (13 x 9¾).
Exterior scene depicting a large house, around which wounded soldiers are carried and cared for. One soldier is lifted down from a wagon, whilst on the left two mounted soldiers gallop into the scene. The house may be a depiction of Chateau d'Hougoumont, the house and farm of which were garrisoned by the allied British and Prussian troop before the battle, and around which a significant part of the Battle of Waterloo was fought.
[Ref: 33578] £160.00