G.L. von Blucher.Field Marshal of the Prussian Forces from an Original Drawing by Her Royal Highness Princess Wilhelmina of Prussia.
Stipple, with very large margins, rare. 305 x 255mm (12 x 10").
Sketch portrait of Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher, Marshal of the Prussian armies at the battles of Liepzig and Waterloo, in which the French, under the personal command of Napoleon, were defeated. The artist, Wilhelmina of Prussia (1751-1820) was consort of William V of Orange and mother of King William I of the Netherlands, the founder of the present Dutch monarchy.
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