Empereur des Français, Débarqué à Cannes, le 1er Mars, 1815, et entré à Paris, le 20 dudit Mois.
Etching printed in brown, sheet 160 x 135mm (6¼ x 5¼"). Trimmed inside platemark; crease through centre. Very rare.
Napoleon arriving in France (at Golfe-Juan near Cannes) after his escape from Elba, at the beginning of the 'Hundred Days' which culminated in his final defeat at the Battle of Waterloo. Probably made during the hundred days to capitalise on support for the returning Emperor.
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