French Cuirassiers in the Battle of Waterloo, Charged & Defeated by the Highlanders & Scotch Greys.
Published & Sold June 4.th. 1816 by Edw.d. Orme, Publisher to his Majesty & H.R.H the Prince Regent, Bond Street, corner of Brook Street, London.
Very fine coloured aquatint with large margins. Plate: 330 x 250mm (13 x 9¾").
Battle scene in which the Highlanders, dressed in their recognisable kilts enagage with the French Cuirassiers. In the foreground a Highlander fights a mounted French Cuirassier with a bayonet whilst in the background mounted French cut at the Highlanders surrounding them. On the right a wounded Highlander falls to the ground supported by a fellow soldier and on the left several soldiers lie dead or wounded on the ground.
[Ref: 33580] £240.00