[France] MortierSenateur Grand Officier de la Legion d'Honneur Commandant a la Gr.de Armeé.
Hand coloured etching. Sheet size: 290 x 225mm (11½ x 8¾"). Trimmed inside plate at top.
A portrait of Adolphe Édouard Casimir Joseph Mortier, duke of Treviso (1768 1835), on horseback in full military costume, looking behind. Mortier was a French general and Marshal of France under Napoleon I, serving in the French Revolutionary Wars in the campaigns of 1792 and 1793 anf in 1812 and 1813 he commanded the Imperial Guard. Jean was a publisher in Paris on the rue St. Jean de Beauvais, appearing in the Bibliographe de France, a 19th century registry of prints, from 1811 to 1838.
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