Hand coloured etching. Sheet size: 290 x 225mm (11½ x 8¾"). Trimmed to platemark.
A portrait of François Joseph Lefebvre (1755 - 1820), on horseback, in full military costume, raising his sword in his right hand. Lefebvre was a French military commander during the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars and one of the original eighteen Marshals of the Empire created by Napoleon. 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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