Key of Reference to the print of The Battle of Waterloo, June 18th, 1815.The period of time is towards the Close of the Day when the whole French Army were thrown into Confusion. The Marquis of Anglesey having broken the French Lines and pass'd the high road, pursues the Enemy into a hollow, and the Cavalry charge and capture their Artillery.
Etched key plate. Sheet 390 x 530mm, 15¼ x 21", watermarked 'J Whatman'. Folded at centre, bottom corner torn
Keyplate to a painting by Alexander Sauerweid, as engraved by H.R.Cook, with a 19-point key of persons and a 15-point key of the battle.
BM: 1872-5-11-449. Ex: collection of the Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd. See item 36757 for the engraving.
[Ref: 36970] £360.00