Alexander the Truly Great.While the British Lion is on the point of destroying the Gallic Cock, the Russian Eagle breaks the Chains of Europe.
Published by T. Kinnersley 1814.
Stipple and engraving. Sheet 290 x 220mm (11½ x 8¾"). Cut to platemark.
A medallion portrait of Alexander I of Russia (1777-1825), with the Imperial Eagle above and the British Lion below. The portrait was published just before Napoleon's abdication and his exile on Elba.
[Ref: 38980] £120.00