Lith. Lemercier, Paris. [n.d., 1854.]
Coloured lithograph, printed area 450 x 620mm. A few small tears.
Kronstadt, the fortress on Kotlin Island, guarding the approaches to Saint Petersburg through the Gulf of Finland. During the Crimean War the Baltic Fleet of the Allies considered it too strong to approach.
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